Janet Kavandi Spacewalk Practice

Download this image

More from this collection

Related by Where

Research Help!

Where: Unknown

Try to find the spot where the photographer was standing.

When: 17 March 1998

Try to find the date or year when this image was made.
Astronaut Janet L. Kavandi, STS-91 mission specialist, participates in an underwater simulation of a contingency space walk during a training session at the Johnson Space Center (JSC). Kavandi, wearing a training version of the extravehicular mobility unit (EMU) space suit, weighted so as to achieve a neutrally buoyant state in the deep pool of JSC's Neutral Buoyancy Laboratory (NBL), was joined by astronaut Franklin R. Chang-Diaz (out of frame) in the simulation. The NBL is part of JSC's Sonny Carter Training Center, first used by assigned astronauts in 1997.

Image Number: S98-03945
Date: March 17, 1998


Owner: NASA on The Commons
Source: Flickr Commons
Views: 25267
kavandi jsc johnsonspacecenter emu nbl neutralbouyancylab

Add Tags