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STS-91 Shuttle Mission Imagery
Astronaut Janet L. Kavandi
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S98-04727 (6 April 1998) --- Equipped with parachute and other gear, astronaut Janet L. Kavandi awaits the start of an emergency bailout training session at the Johnson Space Center (JSC). The STS-91 mission specialist, joined by other crew members of the scheduled June 1998 flight, was later slowly lowered from an elevated point into a nearby pool to simulate parachute decent following egress from a troubled craft over water.

Curator: JSC PAO Web Team | Responsible NASA Official: Amiko Kauderer | Updated: 11/06/2012
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