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STS-97 Mission Specialist Marc Garneau arrives at the Shuttle Landing Facility aboard a jet aircraft.

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STS-97 Mission Specialist Marc Garneau arrives at the Shuttle Landing Facility aboard a T-38 jet aircraft. Garneau is with the Canadian Space Agency. He and the rest of the crew are at KSC to take part in Terminal Countdown Demonstration Test activities that include emergency egress training, familiarization with the payload, and a simulated launch countdown. The other crew members are Commander Brent Jett, Pilot Mike Bloomfield and Mission Specialists Joe Tanner and Carlos Noriega. Mission STS-97is the sixth construction flight to the International Space Station. Its payload includes the P6 Integrated Truss Structure and a photovoltaic (PV) module, with giant solar arrays that will provide power to the Station. The mission includes two spacewalks to complete the solar array connections. STS-97 is scheduled to launch Nov. 30 at 10:05 p.m. EST

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  • Title: STS-97 Mission Specialist Marc Garneau arrives at the Shuttle Landing Facility aboard a jet aircraft.
  • Location: Kennedy Space Center, FL
  • Owner: KSC
  • Album: cbabir
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