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Astronaut Koichi Wakata awaits start of spacewalk training session
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JSC2012-E-048074 (22 March 2012) --- Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency (JAXA) astronaut Koichi Wakata, Expedition 38 flight engineer and Expedition 39 commander, awaits the start of a spacewalk training session in the waters of the Neutral Buoyancy Laboratory (NBL) near NASA's Johnson Space Center. Wakata is wearing a training version of his Extravehicular Mobility Unit (EMU) spacesuit. Photo credit: NASA

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