STS-127 Flight Day 8 Gallery

  • Japanese Experiment Module - Exposed Facility› View High-res
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    ISS020-E-023358 (22 July 2009) ---This is a view of the Japanese Experiment Module - Exposed Facility which has been a major subject of attention by the joint crews aboard the International Space Station, currently docked with the Space Shuttle Endeavour. July 22 activity saw both hands-on and robotics work with the new hardware.

  • Christopher Cassidy› View High-res
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    ISS020-E-023351 (22 July 2009) --- Astronaut Christopher Cassidy, STS-127 mission specialist, handles the Japanese Experiment Module - Exposed Facility, which has been a major subject of attention by the joint crews aboard the International Space Station, currently docked with the Space Shuttle Endeavour. Flight day 8 on July 22 saw both hands-on and robotics work with the new hardware.

  • Oblique horizon view› View High-res
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    ISS020-E-024042 (22 July 2009) --- This is an oblique horizon view taken from the International Space Station at 220 miles above Earth clearly showing the home planet's atmosphere. As the Space Shuttle Endeavour and the orbital outpost are linked together for more than a week, 13 internationally-represented astronauts and cosmonauts continue work toward its completion.

  • Christopher Cassidy› View High-res
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    ISS020-E-024129 (22 July 2009) --- Astronaut Christopher Cassidy, STS-127 mission specialist, is pictured during the third spacewalk for the joint shuttle-station crewmembers currently aboard the International Space Station.

  • STS-127 Pilot Doug Hurley› View High-res
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    S127-E-007687 (22 July 2009) --- Astronaut Doug Hurley, STS-127 pilot, works out on the bicycle ergometer on Endeavour's mid deck during flight day 8 activities.

  • STS-127 Mission Specialist Christopher Cassidy› View High-res
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    S127-E-007692 (22 July 2009) --- Astronaut Christopher Cassidy, STS-127 mission specialist, prepares to participate in Endeavour's third space walk of a scheduled five overall for this flight.

  • STS-127 Mission Specialist Dave Wolf› View High-res
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    S127-E-007694 (22 July 2009) --- Astronaut Dave Wolf, STS-127 mission specialist, is just about ready to participate in Endeavour's third space walk of a scheduled five overall for this flight. He joined astronaut Christopher Cassidy STS-127 mission specialist, for the session.

  • Expedition 20 Flight Engineer Mike Barratt› View High-res
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    S127-E-007698 (22 July 2009) --- Astronaut Mike Barratt, Expedition 20 flight engineer,assumes a waiting stance in the International Space Station's Quest airlock while assisting astronauts Dave Wolf and Christopher Cassidy in getting ready for the mission's third space walk to perform work on the orbital outpost.

  • STS-127 Mission Specialists Dave Wolf and Christopher Cassidy› View High-res
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    S127-E-007700 (22 July 2009) --- Astronaut Dave Wolf, STS-127 mission specialist, is seconds away from egressing the International Space Station to begin his third spacewalk of the current mission. Astronaut Christopher Cassidy, mission specialist, whose feet and backpack are visible, was about to make his initial spacewalk.

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    S127-E-007704 (22 July 2009) --- Astronaut Mike Barratt, Expedition 20 flight engineer, looks at astronaut Dave Wolf through the hatch window just after "sending off" astronauts Wolf and Christopher Cassidy (out of frame) for Endeavour's third space walk of a scheduled five overall for this flight.