STS-119 Flight Day 8 Gallery

  • STS-119 Mission Specialist Sandra Magnus› View High-res
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    ISS018-E-042649 (22 March 2009) --- Astronaut Sandra Magnus, STS-119 mission specialist, exercises on the Cycle Ergometer with Vibration Isolation System (CEVIS) in the Destiny laboratory of the International Space Station while Space Shuttle Discovery remains docked with the station.

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    ISS018-E-042651 (22 March 2009) --- Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency (JAXA) astronaut Koichi Wakata, Expedition 18 flight engineer, uses the short bar for the advanced Resistive Exercise Device (aRED) equipment to perform upper body strengthening pull-ups in the Unity node of the International Space Station while Space Shuttle Discovery (STS-119) remains docked with the station.

  • Station solar array panels and Earth's horizon› View High-res
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    ISS018-E-042659 (22 March 2009) --- Station solar array panels and Earth's horizon are featured in this image photographed by an Expedition 18 crewmember on the International Space Station while Space Shuttle Discovery (STS-119) remains docked with the station.

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    ISS018-E-042662 (22 March 2009) --- Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency (JAXA) astronaut Koichi Wakata, Expedition 18 flight engineer, equipped with a bungee harness, exercises on the Treadmill Vibration Isolation System (TVIS) in the Zvezda Service Module of the International Space Station while Space Shuttle Discovery (STS-119) remains docked with the station.

  • STS-119 and Expedition 18 crew members› View High-res
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    ISS018-E-042673 (22 March 2009) --- Seven of the ten crewmembers on the International Space Station are pictured in the Harmony node while Space Shuttle Discovery remains docked with the station. Pictured from the left (bottom) are Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency (JAXA) astronaut Koichi Wakata, Expedition 18 flight engineer; NASA astronauts John Phillips and Sandra Magnus, both STS-119 mission specialists. From the left (top) are astronauts Lee Archambault, STS-119 commander; Tony Antonelli, STS-119 pilot; Steve Swanson and Joseph Acaba, both STS-119 mission specialists.

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    S119-E-007491 (22 March 2009) --- Astronaut Richard Arnold, STS-119 mission specialist, floats on the middeck of Space Shuttle Discovery while docked with the International Space Station.

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    S119-E-007495 (22 March 2009) --- Astronaut Richard Arnold, STS-119 mission specialist, floats on the middeck of Space Shuttle Discovery while docked with the International Space Station.

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    S119-E-006981 (22 March 2009) --- Astronauts Joseph Acaba (left) and Steve Swanson, both STS-119 mission specialists, work in the Quest Airlock of the International Space Station while Space Shuttle Discovery is docked with the station. Astronaut Richard Arnold (center background), mission specialist, photographs Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency (JAXA) astronaut Koichi Wakata (far background), Expedition 18 flight engineer, exercising in the Unity node.

  • Expedition 18 Commander Michael Fincke› View High-res
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    S119-E-006986 (22 March 2009) --- Astronaut Michael Fincke, Expedition 18 commander, works in the Destiny laboratory of the International Space Station while Space Shuttle Discovery (STS-119) is docked with the station.