Hopeful that today will bring better conditions for launch, the STS-74 astronauts get ready for an early morning lunch in the Operations and Checkout Building. From left are Mission Specialists William S."Bill" McArthur Jr. and Chris A. Hadfield; Commander Kenneth D. Cameron; Mission Specialist Jerry L. Ross and Pilot James D. Halsell Jr. The first launch attempt yesterday, Nov. 11, was scrubbed due to unfavorable weather conditions at the Transoceanic Abort Landing (TAL) sites. The crew has been maintaining an altered day/night schedule to prepare them for their mission: to conduct the second docking of the U.S. Space Shuttle with the Russian Space Station Mir and deliver a permanent docking extension to the station. The Space Shuttle Atlantis is scheduled for liftoff on Mission STS-74 from Launch Pad 39A during a seven-minute launch window opening at 7:30 a.m. EST, Nov. 12. (Photo Release Date: 11/12/95 )

KSC-95EC-1654 - Raw ASCII Text Caption file
KSC-95EC-1654 - Low (GIF Format, 320x240 pixels x 256 colors, approx 50 Kbytes)
KSC-95EC-1654 - Medium (JPEG format, 1024x768 pixels x 256 colors, approx 250 Kbytes)
KSC-95EC-1654 - High (JPEG, 2040x2640 pixels x 16 million colors, approx 400 Kbytes)

STS-74 KSC Photo IndexNext Image KSC-95EC-1661

DISCLAIMER: No copyright protection is asserted for these photographs.

If a recognizable person appears in this photograph, use for commercial purposes may infringe a right of privacy or publicity. It may not be used to state or imply the endorsement by NASA of a commercial product. These photographs are available for preview and download in electronic digital form ONLY. They may not be ordered from NASA in photograph form. (See NASA Copyright Notice)