October 8, 2012
JSC2006-E-40680 (16 Sept. 2006) --- After splashdown, NEEMO 11 crew members make their way to their undersea habitat to begin the eleventh NASA Extreme Environment Mission Operations (NEEMO) project. From left to right are astronaut/aquanauts Robert L. Behnken, Timothy L. Kopra, Timothy J. Creamer and Sandra H. Magnus. The crew is spending seven days, Sept. 16-22, on an undersea mission aboard the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration's (NOAA) Aquarius Underwater Laboratory, which is operated by the University of North Carolina at Wilmington and located off the coast of Key Largo, Florida.
Topics: Aquanauts, Underwater diving, Spaceflight, Environment, Jonathan Dory, Dewey Smith, Timothy Kopra, Underwater habitat, Sandra Magnus, Robert L. Behnken, NEEMO, Water, Aquarius