Detail View: NASA Johnson Space Center Collection: Wearing a training version of the Extravehicular Mobility Unit (EMU) space suit, astronaut Mario Runco, mission specialist, prepares to participate in an underwater rehearsal of a contingency Extravehicular Activity (EVA).

Title: 
Wearing a training version of the Extravehicular Mobility Unit (EMU) space suit, astronaut Mario Runco, mission specialist, prepares to participate in an underwater rehearsal of a contingency Extravehicular Activity (EVA).
Description: 
STS-77 TRAINING VIEW --- Wearing a training version of the Extravehicular Mobility Unit (EMU) space suit, astronaut Mario Runco, mission specialist, prepares to participate in an underwater rehearsal of a contingency Extravehicular Activity (EVA). This type of training routinely takes place in the 25-feet deep pool of the Johnson Space Centers (JSC) Weightless Environment Training Center (WET-F). The training prepares at least two crew members on each flight for procedures to follow outside the spacecraft in event of failure of remote methods to perform various chores.
Date Taken: 
1995-07-26
Program: 
Shuttle
Mission: 
STS-077
facet_who: 
Mario Runco
facet_what: 
Extravehicular Activity (EVA)
facet_where: 
Johnson Space Center (JSC)
Photo ID: 
S95-15847
Film Type: 
color
UID: 
SPD-JSC-S95-15847
original url: 
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