NASA Photo ID: S90-45852           File Name: 10065414.jpg
  Film Type: 35mm                    Date Taken: 08/14/90
  Title: ASCAN Susan J. Helms participates in ejection seat training at Vance AFB
  Description:
  1990 Group 13 Astronaut Candidate (ASCAN) Susan J. Helms participates in 
  ejection seat training at Vance Air Force Base (VAFB), Enid, Oklahoma.  
  Wearing a helmet and strapped into a seat, Helms will experience the "feel" 
  of emergency ejection from a jet aircraft during this test.  Helms, along 
  with the rest of the 1990 Astronaut Class, was part of ground egress and 
  parasail training exercises at VAFB from 07-29-90 through 07-31-90. 
  Photograph was taken by NASA JSC contract photographer Robert L. Walck.               
  
  Subject terms:
  ASTRONAUT TRAINING                      
  ASTRONAUTS                              
  EJECTION SEATS                          
  HARNESSES                               
  HELMETS                                 
  OKLAHOMA                                
  STS-54                                  
  TRAINING DEVICES                        
  VANCE AIR FORCE BASE                    
  

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