Detail View: NASA Johnson Space Center Collection: STS-53 MS Voss, in EMU, in lowered into JSC's WETF pool for EVA simulation

Title: 
STS-53 MS Voss, in EMU, in lowered into JSC's WETF pool for EVA simulation
Description: 
STS-53 Discovery, Orbiter Vehicle (OV) 103, Mission Specialist (MS) James S. Voss, wearing an extravehicular mobility unit (EMU), is lowered into JSC's Weightless Environment Training Facility (WETF) Bldg 29 pool. Voss waves to his daughter standing on the poolside as the platform he is positioned on is submerged in the pool. Technicians on the poolside and SCUBA-equipped divers in the water monitor the activities. Once underwater, Voss will participate in contingency extravehicular activity (EVA) procedures.
Date Taken: 
1992-08-18
Program: 
Shuttle
Mission: 
STS-053
Subject Terms: 
ASTRONAUT
facet_what: 
Extravehicular Activity (EVA)
facet_where: 
Johnson Space Center (JSC)
Photo ID: 
S92-43335
Film Type: 
35mm
UID: 
SPD-JSC-S92-43335
original url: 
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