October 9, 2012
JSC2006-E-40679 (16 Sept. 2006) --- NEEMO 11 crew members take a moment to pose for a crew photo during preparations for their stay inside the Aquarius Underwater Laboratory off the coast of Key Largo, Florida. Astronaut/aquanaut Sandra H. Magnus (second right) leads the crew for the eleventh NASA Extreme Environment Mission Operations (NEEMO) project. Astronaut Timothy J. Creamer (left), Robert L. Behnken, and Timothy L. Kopra round out the crew. 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, NASA, Disaster Accident, Dewey Smith, Timothy Kopra, Sandra Magnus, Bill Todd, Robert L. Behnken, NEEMO, Aquarius, Spaceflight, Aquarius Underwater Laboratory, Key Largo, Florida