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STS-117 CREW



SUBMITTED BY ARTHUR N1ORC - AMSAT A/C #31468

*STS-117*
STS-117 crew portrait
Image above: The crew of STS-117 pose for their official portrait. From 
left: Expedition 15/16 Flight Engineer Clayton C. Anderson, mission 
specialists James Reilly II, Steven Swanson, Commander Frederick 
Sturckow, Pilot Lee Archambault and mission specialists Patrick 
Forrester and John D. Olivas. Image credit: NASA

TO VIEW IMAGE GO TO:
http://www.nasa.gov/mission_pages/shuttle/shuttlemissions/sts117/index.html

Frederick Sturckow, a Marine colonel, will command STS-117. The mission 
will deliver the second and third starboard truss segments (S3/S4) and 
another pair of solar arrays to the space station. Pilot Lee 
Archambault, an Air Force colonel, joins Sturckow in the Shuttle’s 
cockpit. Mission specialists James Reilly II, Ph.D., Patrick Forrester, 
Steven Swanson, Ph.D., and John D. Olivas, Ph.D., round out the crew. 
STS-117 is the 21st shuttle mission to the International Space Station.

Expedition 15 Flight Engineer Sunita L. Williams will return to Earth 
from the space station aboard shuttle mission STS-117. That flight will 
carry Expedition 15/16 Flight Engineer Clayton C. Anderson to the 
station. He will return home aboard Discovery on mission STS-120.
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