Challenger STS-51-L Image Collection

 

Title

Space Food

Author

NASA

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Date

9-10-1985

Description

Sharon Christa McAuliffe, chosen to fly aboard the space shuttle Challenger for STS-51L from among ten finalists in the Teacher in Space Project, appears to be enjoying her first taste of space food. The orientation session took place in the Johnson Space Center's (JSC) life sciences laboratory.

Photo ID: S85-39977.

Subject

McAuliffe, Sharon Christa, 1948-1986, Space Shuttle Program (U.S.), Astronauts -- Training of, Lyndon B. Johnson Space Center, Challenger Expedition, Astronauts -- Nutrition.

Document Type

Image

Keywords

Space Shuttle, NASA, Challenger, STS-51-L, space flight, astronauts, aerospace, space program, history of science, Teacher In Space

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