Owen, Jack And I Were A Happy Crew

Jack Lousma in the center, Owen Garriott on the right and I are in the Skylab Mockup training for our 56-day mission to America's first Space Station. We are scheduled to launch in July of 1973 and we will have been training for over two years learning all we need to know about living for two months in space and operating all the equipment and experiments abroad Skylab.

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To freeze the slideshow, click any thumbnail below. All photos courtesy of NASA.

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