Detail View: NASA Johnson Space Center Collection: STS-26 crew poses for group portrait at Ellington Field prior to departure

Title: 
STS-26 crew poses for group portrait at Ellington Field prior to departure
Description: 
STS-26 Discovery, Orbiter Vehicle (OV) 103, crew poses for group portrait at Ellington Field prior to departure with T-38 jets visible in background. Astronaut Frederick H. Hauck (right) is mission commander. Astronaut Richard O. Covey (second right) is the pilot. Remaining crewmembers (left to right) are Mission Specialist (MS) George E. Nelson, MS David C. Hilmers, and MS John M. Lounge. The five veteran astronauts were headed to Kennedy Space Center (KSC) in Florida where they will interface with flight hardware.
Date Taken: 
1987-03-04
Program: 
Shuttle
Mission: 
STS-026
Subject Terms: 
ASTRONAUTS
facet_where: 
Ellington Field
Photo ID: 
S87-28139
Film Type: 
35mm
UID: 
SPD-JSC-S87-28139
original url: 
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