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Discovery Crew Completes TCDT

05.04.05

STS-114 Discovery crew members + Large Image (3008 x 2000, 300 ppi)
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STS-114 crew members come together for a group photo. Pictured, from left, are Mission Specialists Andrew Thomas, Charles Camarda and Wendy Lawrence, Commander Eileen Collins, Mission Specialists Stephen Robinson and Soichi Noguchi, and Pilot James. Kelly. This culminates the pre-launch training known as Terminal Countdown Demonstration Test (TCDT) activities. (Image Credit: NASA/KSC)

Mission Specialists Charles Camarda, Wendy Lawrence and Andrew Thomas. + Large Image (3008 x 2000, 300 ppi)
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STS-114 crew members take part in a mock countdown in the mid-deck of Space Shuttle Discovery. They are (left to right), Mission Specialists Charles Camarda, Wendy Lawrence and Andrew Thomas. (Image Credit: NASA/KSC)

Mission Specialist Andrew Thomas + Large Image (3008 x 2000, 300 ppi)
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With the Closeout Crew looking on in the White Room on Launch Pad 39B, STS-114 Mission Specialist Andrew Thomas has donned his launch suit before entering Space Shuttle Discovery. (Image Credit: NASA/KSC)

STS-114 crew practice walkout from the O&C building + Large Image (3008 x1960, 300 ppi)
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STS-114 Commander Eileen Collins leads the way as the next Space Shuttle crew does a practice walkout from the Operations and Checkout Building. (Image Credit: NASA/KSC)

STS-114 Mission Specialist Wendy Lawrence + Large Image (3008 x 2000, 300 ppi)
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STS-114 Mission Specialist Wendy Lawrence suits up in the Operations and Checkout Building for the trip to Launch Pad 39B. (Image Credit: NASA/KSC)

STS-114 Mission Specialist Charles Camarda + Large Image (3000 x 1978, 300 ppi)
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STS-114 Mission Specialist Charles Camarda suits up for a mock launch countdown taking place at Launch Pad 39B. (Image Credit: NASA/KSC)

STS-114 crew eating breakfast at the O&C Building + Large Image (2688 x1484, 300 ppi)
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The STS-114 crew partakes of the traditional breakfast in the crew quarters at the Operations and Checkout (O&C) Building prior to suit-up for the trip to Launch Pad 39-B for a mock launch countdown culminating in a simulated main engine cutoff. (Image Credit: NASA/KSC)

Mission Specialists Stephen Robinson and Soichi Noguchi + Large Image (3008 x 2000, 300 ppi)
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On the Fixed Service Structure at Launch Pad 39B, STS-114 Mission Specialists Stephen Robinson (left) and Soichi Noguchi (right) have climbed into the slidewire basket, emergency egress equipment. (Image Credit: NASA/KSC)

STS-114 Mission Specialist Soichi Noguchi + Large Image (3008 x 2000, 300 ppi)
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On the Fixed Service Structure at Launch Pad 39B, STS-114 Mission Specialist Soichi Noguchi practices using a fire extinguisher. Noguchi is with the Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency. (Image Credit: NASA/KSC)

STS-114 Pilot James Kelly + Large Image (3000 x 2116, 300 ppi)
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STS-114 Pilot James Kelly settles into the command seat of a Shuttle Training Aircraft (STA) to practice landing the orbiter. (Image Credit: NASA/KSC)

STS-114 Crew Participates in M-113 Training + Large Image (3000 x 2008, 300 ppi)
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During Terminal Countdown Demonstration Test (TCDT) activities at NASA’s Kennedy Space Center, the STS-114 crew pauses during M-113 training at the launch pad. (Image Credit: NASA/KSC)

STS-114 Mission Specialist Stephen Robinson + Large Image (3008 x 2000, 300 ppi)
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As part of pre-pack and fit check for TCDT activities, STS-114 Mission Specialist Stephen Robinson signals okay for his launch suit check. (Image Credit: NASA/KSC)

STS-114 Commander Eileen Collins + Large Image (3000 x 2008, 300 ppi)
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After the Discovery crew arrives at NASA's Kennedy Space Center, STS-114 Commander Eileen Collins makes a brief statement to the media. (Image Credit: NASA/KSC)

STS-114 crew members arrive at Kennedy Space Center + Large Image (3008 x 2000, 300 ppi)
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The STS-114 crew members pause on the runway before they prepare to take part in the Terminal Countdown Demonstration Test (TCDT). The TCDT is held at Kennedy Space Center prior to each Space Shuttle flight. (Image Credit: NASA/KSC)



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