STS062-27-005 - STS-062 - Pilot Allen uses the Portable In-flight Landing Operations Trainer (PILOT)
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Description: Photographic documentation of Pilot Andrew Allen testing the Portable In-flight Landing Operations Trainer (PILOT) on the Space Shuttle Columbia's flight deck during STS-62. The PILOT simulator was developed to help the shuttle commander and pilot maintain the highest possible level of proficiency for the end-of-mission approach adn landing task on extended duration operations flights by strongly reinforcing visual cues over the temporal, proprioceptive, and otolithic cues.
Subject Terms: SPACE SHUTTLES, COLUMBIA (ORBITER), STS-62, ONBOARD ACTIVITIES, SPACEBORNE EXPERIMENTS, ASTRONAUTS, SIMULATORS
Date Taken: 6/2/1997
Categories: Flight Station
Original: Film - 35MM CN
Preservation File Format: TIFF