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On Launch Pad 39A explains use of the slidewire basket to Expedition 6 astronaut Donald Pettit.

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On Launch Pad 39A, a trainer (right) explains use of the slidewire basket, part of the emergency egress system, to Expedition 6 astronaut Donald Pettit (left) and STS-113 Mission Specialists Michael Lopez-Alegria (center) and John Herrington (right). . They are other crew members are taking part in Terminal Countdown Demonstration Test (TCDT) activities, which also include a simulated launch countdown. The 16th assembly flight to the International Space Station, STS-113 will carry the Port 1 (P1) truss aboard Space Shuttle Endeavour as well as the Expedition 6 crew, who will replace Expedition 5 on the Station. Mission STS-113 is scheduled to launch Nov. 10, 2002.

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  • Title: On Launch Pad 39A explains use of the slidewire basket to Expedition 6 astronaut Donald Pettit.
  • Location: Kennedy Space Center, FL
  • Owner: KSC
  • Album: cbabir
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