October 8, 2012
JSC2006-E-12367 (26-31 March 2006) --- Astronauts Ronald J. Garan Jr. and Dafydd R. (Dave) Williams, University of Cincinnati physician Tim Broderick and astronaut Nicole P. Stott prepare for their April 3-20 stay inside the Aquarius Underwater Laboratory off the coast of Key Largo, Florida. Williams leads the crew for the ninth NASA Extreme Environment Mission Operations (NEEMO). NEEMO 9 is part of a cooperative project of NASA, the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA), the University of North Carolina at Wilmington (UNCW) and the Centre for Minimal Access Surgery in Canada.
Topics: Aquanauts, Spaceflight, NASA, Dewey Smith, Nicole Stott, University of North Carolina Wilmington, NEEMO, Water, Aquarius