Detail View: NASA Johnson Space Center Collection: Crew portrait during 51-A mission

Title: 
Crew portrait during 51-A mission
Description: 
The five-member 51-A crew celebrates a successful mission. Front row (l.-r.) Astronauts David H. Walker,pilot; Anna Lee Fisher and Joseph P. Allen, mission specialists; back row, Dale A. Gardner, mission specialist; and Frederick H. (Rick) Hauck, crew commander. The front row of astronauts are holding up signs which say "The Eagle Flies High", "2 up, 2 down, the Ace Repo Co." and "The Ace Repo Co., The Sky's no limit". The reference to the Eagle has to do with the Discovery crew's mascot, which appeared both in tis crew portrait and insignia.
Date Taken: 
1984-11-12
Program: 
Shuttle
Mission: 
STS-51A
Subject Terms: 
(ORBITER)
facet_who: 
Joseph P. Allen
facet_what: 
ACE
facet_where: 
Johnson Space Center (JSC)
Photo ID: 
STS51A-13-028
Film Type: 
35mm
UID: 
SPD-JSC-STS51A-13-028
original url: 
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