STS-131 Flight Day 6 Gallery

  • Aft section of Discovery› View High-res
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    ISS023-E-021465 (10 April 2010) --- The aft section of the docked space shuttle Discovery and the station's robotic Canadarm2 are featured in this image photographed by an Expedition 23 crew member on the International Space Station. The northwestern coast of Australia and the Indian Ocean, roughly from Carnarvon on the left to Broom (just before the clouds) on the right with the arc of Eighty Mile Beach obscured by the tail of Discovery are seen approximately 215 miles below.

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    S131-E-008949 (10 April 2010) --- The aft section of the docked space shuttle Discovery and the station's robotic Canadarm2 are featured in this image photographed by an STS-131 crew member on the International Space Station. The Red Sea, Sinai Peninsula (center) and Nile River (left) are seen approximately 215 miles below.

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    S131-E-008489 (10 April 2010) --- NASA astronaut Rick Mastracchio, STS-131 mission specialist, is pictured in the Quest airlock of the International Space Station while space shuttle Discovery remains docked with the station.

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    S131-E-008497 (10 April 2010) --- Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency (JAXA) astronaut Naoko Yamazaki, STS-131 mission specialist, works with the Window Observational Research Facility (WORF) in the Destiny laboratory of the International Space Station while space shuttle Discovery remains docked with the station. WORF will provide cameras, multispectral and hyperspectral scanners, camcorders and other instruments to capture Earth imagery through Destiny's nadir window.

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    S131-E-008498 (10 April 2010) --- NASA astronaut Tracy Caldwell Dyson, Expedition 23 flight engineer, floats freely in the Destiny laboratory of the International Space Station while space shuttle Discovery (STS-131) remains docked with the station.

  • Tracy Caldwell Dyson and Soichi Noguchi› View High-res
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    S131-E-008499 (10 April 2010) --- NASA astronaut Tracy Caldwell Dyson and Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency (JAXA) astronaut Soichi Noguchi, both Expedition 23 flight engineers, pose for a photo in the Destiny laboratory of the International Space Station while space shuttle Discovery (STS-131) remains docked with the station.

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    S131-E-008502 (10 April 2010) --- NASA astronaut Stephanie Wilson, STS-131 mission specialist, retrieves a tool from a drawer in the Unity node of the International Space Station while space shuttle Discovery remains docked with the station.

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    S131-E-008504 (10 April 2010) --- NASA astronaut Alan Poindexter, STS-131 commander, floats freely in the Unity node of the International Space Station while space shuttle Discovery remains docked with the station.

  • Rick Mastracchio (left) and Clayton Anderson› View High-res
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    S131-E-008519 (10 April 2010) --- NASA astronauts Rick Mastracchio (left) and Clayton Anderson, both STS-131 mission specialists, work in the Quest airlock of the International Space Station while space shuttle Discovery remains docked with the station.

  • Alan Poindexter› View High-res
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    S131-E-008530 (10 April 2010) --- NASA astronaut Alan Poindexter, STS-131 commander, exercises using the advanced Resistive Exercise Device (aRED) in the Tranquility node of the International Space Station while space shuttle Discovery remains docked with the station.