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  • A NASA helicopter escorting the STS-124 crew to launch pad 39A› View High-res
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    JSC2008-E-043221 (31 May 2008) --- A NASA helicopter escorting the STS-124 crew in its Astrovan to launch pad 39A flies in front of the Vehicle Assembly Building (VAB) on May 31, 2008, at the Kennedy Space Center in Cape Canaveral, Fla. Photo Credit: NASA/Bill Ingalls

  • STS-124 crew members participate in a food tasting session› View High-res
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    JSC2007-E-26204 (24 May 2007) --- The STS-124 crewmembers participate in a food tasting session in the Flight Projects Division Laboratory at the Johnson Space Center. From the left are astronauts Karen L. Nyberg, Ronald J. Garan, Michael E. Fossum, Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency's (JAXA) Akihiko Hoshide, and Stephen G. Bowen, all mission specialists. Not pictured are astronauts Mark E. Kelly and Kenneth T. Ham, commander and pilot, respectively.

  • Michael Fossum participates in a food tasting session› View High-res
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    JSC2007-E-26206 (24 May 2007) --- Astronaut Michael E. Fossum, STS-124 mission specialist, participates in a food tasting session in the Flight Projects Division Laboratory at the Johnson Space Center.

  • Akihiko Hoshide participates in a food tasting session› View High-res
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    JSC2007-E-26210 (24 May 2007) --- Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency (JAXA) astronaut Akihiko Hoshide, STS-124 mission specialist, participates in a food tasting session in the Flight Projects Division Laboratory at the Johnson Space Center.

  • Kenneth Ham participates in a food tasting session› View High-res
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    JSC2007-E-26212 (24 May 2007) --- Astronaut Kenneth T. Ham, STS-124 pilot, participates in a food tasting session in the Flight Projects Division Laboratory at the Johnson Space Center.

  • Mark E. Kelly participates in a food tasting session› View High-res
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    JSC2007-E-26216 (24 May 2007) --- Astronaut Mark E. Kelly, STS-124 commander, participates in a food tasting session in the Flight Projects Division Laboratory at the Johnson Space Center.

  • Akihiko Hoshide participates in an exercise in the systems engineering simulator› View High-res
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    JSC2007-E-24825 (17 May 2007) --- Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency (JAXA) astronaut Akihiko Hoshide (right), STS-124 mission specialist, participates in an exercise in the systems engineering simulator at the Johnson Space Center. The facility includes moving scenes of full-sized international space station components over a simulated Earth. United Space Alliance (USA) crew trainer Stephen S. Gauvain assisted Hoshide.

  • Akihiko Hoshide participates in an exercise in the systems engineering simulator› View High-res
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    JSC2007-E-24826 (17 May 2007) --- Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency (JAXA) astronaut Akihiko Hoshide (right), STS-124 mission specialist, participates in an exercise in the systems engineering simulator at the Johnson Space Center. The facility includes moving scenes of full-sized international space station components over a simulated Earth.

  • Akihiko Hoshide participates in an exercise in the systems engineering simulator› View High-res
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    JSC2007-E-24830 (17 May 2007) --- Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency (JAXA) astronaut Akihiko Hoshide (right), STS-124 mission specialist, participates in an exercise in the systems engineering simulator at the Johnson Space Center. The facility includes moving scenes of full-sized international space station components over a simulated Earth. United Space Alliance (USA) crew trainer Stephen S. Gauvain assisted Hoshide.

  • Akihiko Hoshide participates in an exercise in the systems engineering simulator› View High-res
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    JSC2007-E-24831 (17 May 2007) --- Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency (JAXA) astronaut Akihiko Hoshide (right), STS-124 mission specialist, participates in an exercise in the systems engineering simulator at the Johnson Space Center. The facility includes moving scenes of full-sized international space station components over a simulated Earth.