October 18, 2012
JSC2010-E-077799 (4 May 2010) --- Equipped with SCUBA gear, NASA Extreme Environment Mission Operations (NEEMO) 14 crew members and support team are pictured during training activities for the NEEMO 14 mission scheduled to begin May 10, 2010. Canadian Space Agency astronaut Chris Hadfield will lead the NASA team on a 14-day undersea mission aboard the Aquarius Underwater Laboratory located off the coast of Key Largo, Florida. Aquarius is owned by the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) and operated by the University of North Carolina at Wilmington. Remaining crew members are NASA astronaut Tom Marshburn, Lunar Electric Rover Deputy Project Manager Andrew Abercromby and Steve Chappell, a research scientist. Abercromby and Chappell work for Wyle Integrated Science and Engineering of Houston.
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