Detail View: NASA Kennedy Center Media Archive Collection: KENNEDY SPACE CENTER, Fla. -- After arriving at Kennedy Space Center?s Shuttle Landing Facility, Expedition Three Commander Frank Culbertson talks to the media. Behind him are STS-105 Mission Specialist Patrick Forrester (left) and Commander Scott Horowitz (right). The STS-105 and Expedition Three crews are returning to Kennedy to make final preparations for their launch to the International Space Station. On mission STS-105, Discovery will be transporting the Expedition Three crew and several payloads and scientific experiments to the International Space Station. The Early Ammonia Servicer (EAS) tank, which will support the thermal control subsystems until a permanent system is activated, will be attached to the Station during two spacewalks. The three-member Expedition Two crew will be returning to Earth aboard Discovery after a five-month stay on the Station. Launch of Discovery on mission STS-105 is scheduled for Aug. 9

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KENNEDY SPACE CENTER, Fla. -- After arriving at Kennedy Space Center?s Shuttle Landing Facility, Expedition Three Commander Frank Culbertson talks to the media. Behind him are STS-105 Mission Specialist Patrick Forrester (left) and Commander Scott Horowitz (right). The STS-105 and Expedition Three crews are returning to Kennedy to make final preparations for their launch to the International Space Station. On mission STS-105, Discovery will be transporting the Expedition Three crew and several payloads and scientific experiments to the International Space Station. The Early Ammonia Servicer (EAS) tank, which will support the thermal control subsystems until a permanent system is activated, will be attached to the Station during two spacewalks. The three-member Expedition Two crew will be returning to Earth aboard Discovery after a five-month stay on the Station. Launch of Discovery on mission STS-105 is scheduled for Aug. 9
Release Date: 
08/05/2001
Photo Credit: 
NASA or National Aeronautics and Space Administration
Release: 
National Aeronautics and Space Administration John F. Kennedy Space Center Kennedy Space Center, Florida 32899
facet_who: 
Frank Culbertson
facet_what: 
Earth
facet_where: 
Florida
facet_when: 
08-05-2001
facet_when_year: 
2001
Photo Number: 
KSC-01PP-1419
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SPD-KSCMA-KSC-01PP-1419
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http://mediaarchive.ksc.nasa.gov/detail.cfm?mediaid=8177