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The crew gets instructions on landing the slidewire baskets used during emergency egress from the launch pad.

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The STS-115 crew gets instructions on landing the slidewire baskets, used during emergency egress from the launch pad. Visible from left are Pilot Chris Ferguson, Mission Specialist Joseph Tanner, Commander Brent Jett, Mission Specialist Steven MacLean, who is with the Canadian Space Agency. Partially hidden behind them are Mission Specialists Heidemarie Stefanyshyn-Piper and Daniel Burbank. The mission crew is at KSC for Terminal Countdown Demonstration Test (TCDT) activities that are preparation for launch on Space Shuttle Atlantis, scheduled to take place in a window that opens Aug. 27. During their 11-day mission to the International Space Station, the STS-115 crew will continue construction of the station and attach the payload elements, the Port 3/4 truss segment with its two large solar arrays. Photo credit: NASA/Cory Huston

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  • Title: The crew gets instructions on landing the slidewire baskets used during emergency egress from the launch pad.
  • Location: Kennedy Space Center, FL
  • Owner: KSC
  • Album: cbabir
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