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Expedition 21 Training
09.30.09
JSC2009-E-017890 -- Astronaut Jeffrey Williams
JSC2009-E-017890 (16 Jan. 2009) --- Astronaut Jeffrey Williams, Expedition 21 flight engineer and Expedition 22 commander, attired in a training version of the Extravehicular Mobility Unit (EMU) spacesuit, waves as he is submerged in the waters of the Neutral Buoyancy Laboratory (NBL) near NASA's Johnson Space Center. SCUBA-equipped divers (out of frame) are in the water to assist Williams in his rehearsal, intended to help prepare him for work on the exterior of the International Space Station.

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JSC2009-E-019036 --- Astronaut Jeffrey Williams + View high-resolution image
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JSC2009-E-019036 (14 Jan. 2009) --- Astronaut Jeffrey Williams (center), Expedition 21 flight engineer and Expedition 22 commander, participates in a 1-G extravehicular activity (EVA) training session in the staging area in the Neutral Buoyancy Laboratory (NBL) near NASA's Johnson Space Center. Crew trainer Ernest Bell (left) assisted Williams.


JSC2009-E-140551 --- Astronaut Nicole Stott + View high-resolution image
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JSC2009-E-140551 (24 June 2009) --- Astronaut Nicole Stott, Expedition 20/21 flight engineer, participates in a space station vestibule training session in the Space Vehicle Mock-up Facility at NASA's Johnson Space Center.


JSC2009-E-140563  --- Astronauts Jeffrey Williams and Nicole Stott + View high-resolution image
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JSC2009-E-140563 (24 June 2009) --- Astronaut Jeffrey Williams (left background), Expedition 21 flight engineer and Expedition 22 commander; and astronaut Nicole Stott, Expedition 20/21 flight engineer, participate in a training session in the Space Vehicle Mock-up Facility at NASA's Johnson Space Center. Crew instructor Michael Steele assisted Williams and Stott.


JSC2009-E-145574 --- Jeffrey Williams and Maxim Suraev + View high-resolution image
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JSC2009-E-145574 (17 July 2009) --- NASA astronaut Jeffrey Williams (right), Expedition 21 flight engineer and Expedition 22 commander; and cosmonaut Maxim Suraev, Expedition 21/22 flight engineer, participate in a training session in an International Space Station mock-up/trainer in the Space Vehicle Mock-up Facility at NASA's Johnson Space Center.