Detail View: NASA Johnson Space Center Collection: Group 12, 1987 ASCAN C. Michael Foale sits at the pilots station in JSC's FFT

Title: 
Group 12, 1987 ASCAN C. Michael Foale sits at the pilots station in JSC's FFT
Description: 
Group 12, 1987 Astronaut Candidate (ASCAN) C. Michael Foale sits at the forward flight deck pilots station controls in JSC's Full Fuselage Trainer (FFT). The FFT is used to familiarize the astronauts with the hardware in the cockpit of the Space Shuttle orbiters. It is one of the mockup training devices located in the Mockup and Integration Laboratory (MAIL) Bldg 9NE. Foale is one of 15 ASCANs recently selected by NASA.
Date Taken: 
1987-08-13
Program: 
Shuttle
Mission: 
STS-056
Subject Terms: 
ASTRONAUT
facet_who: 
Michael Foale
facet_what: 
Space Shuttle Orbiter
facet_where: 
Johnson Space Center (JSC)
Photo ID: 
S87-39982
Film Type: 
120mm
UID: 
SPD-JSC-S87-39982
original url: 
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