The University of Texas at Austin
Skylab astronauts underwater training
Identifier: e_fs_1532_IMG0029
Title: Skylab astronauts underwater training
Description: Supplied caption: 'An assistant places little lead weights in pockets in the astronaut's spacesuit, thereby making the astronaut completely 'neutral buoyant' so that floating underwater most closely resembles floating in outer space. Here is back-up astronaut, Dr. Story'
City: Huntsville
State: Alabama
Country: United States
Date: circa 1972
Creator: Schulke, Flip, 1930-2008, photographer
Source: Schulke (Flip) Photographic Archive
Publisher: Dolph Briscoe Center for American History
Rights: Please contact the Briscoe Center for further information regarding the use of this material.
Format: Film
Other ID: SLA01-00-00-C-2999