Working Under Pressure (Per Square Inch)

Astronauts Eric Boe and Serena Aunon with safety divers (from left to right) Craig Inderwiesen, Allen Alexander,

Steve Kotal, and Chris Peterman training in Johnson Space Center’s Neutral Buoyancy Lab, which provides controlled operations to simulate zero-g or weightless conditions as experienced during space flight.  It’s an essential tool for the design, testing and development of the International Space Station and future NASA programs.


KSC Operations Team on Fire!

Members of the KSC Center Operations team observed Aircraft Rescue Fire Fighting (ARFF)

training on April 10th, 2013 at the Shuttle Landing Facility.  This annually required exercise

provides invaluable training for firefighting personnel at KSC, helping to prepare them to

react in emergency situations involving aircraft.