MDRS-45
Feb 26th-12th, 2006

Name Speciality
Peter Kokh Expedition Leader/Commander
Laurel-Ruth Ladd Executive Officer/Logistics
Guido Meyer Crew Journalist
Leslie Wickman Crew Biologist
William Fung-Schwarz Human Factors/Health & Safety Officer
Steven Winikoff Chief Engineer
Ben Huset Crew Astronomer/Assistant Engineer
Chip Proser Crew Videographer/Documentarian
Hugh S. Gregory Crew Scientist/Project MAST Surveyor

Images shot on Mon-Mon March 6th-13th, 2006.
Shot with a Kodak CX310

(Click on any thumbnail to see a larger 1024x768 JPEG image)

Monday: March 6th, 2006


Flying into Grand Junction

Tuesday: March 7th, 2006


Laurel prepares lunch

CDR Peter digs holes

Steven inspects Wendy

fuel leak

LP gage

Peter works on the tunnel

Greenhab

Greenhab

Greenhab

Hugh's GPS pouch

Under greenhab

Under greenhab

Inflow water meter

100 micron filter

Guido Signing Moon flag

Steven Signing Moon Flag

Musk Observatory

observatory anchor bolts

inspecting the tunnel

Hugh & Peter inspecting the tunnel

Peter works on tunnel

going to engineering

Inspecting antarctica

New tie-downs

dome shutter tie-down

dome shutter tie-down

inside dome shutter tie-down

inside dome shutter

inside dome

inside doeme

Musk observatory shutter tied down

Musk observatory

MDRS Hab

Musk Obs

Wendy air cleaner

Wendy air cleaner

supper

cracked fuel line

fridge stickers

Wednesday: March 8th, 2006


Peter works on tunnel

Peter works on tunnel

greenhouse leak

Peter & William work on tunnel

Inside dome

William in antarctica

William in antarctica

Peter dines

Laurel & Steven

William suits up Steven

Checking air hoses

EVA

EVA

Robert A. Heinlein Tunnel Ribbon Cutting

Robert A. Heinlein Tunnel ribbon cutting

Ribbon Cutting

Ribbon Cutting

Guido interviews Peter @ Ribbon Cutting

Ribbon Cutting

Ribbon Cutting

Ribbon Cutting

Ribbon Cutting

Musk Obs

Ben on EVA

Ben on EVA

web cam

Steven dines

Thursday: March 9th, 2006


Wall cracks

wall cracks

William building a droid

Wendy

MDRS

Moon flag & MDRS

MDRS

Fire drill?

post fire

post fire

post fire

fire source

post fire

sorting antarctica

sorting antarctica

sorting antarctica

William works on his droid

greenhab

greenhab

greenhab

Peter puts in lit markers

Life on the Moon? geko

telescope pier

shower on Mt Henry

broken encoder wires

broken encoder wires

Friday: March 10th, 2006


inside snow drift

Snowy MDRS

Snowy MDRS

Snowy MDRS

Snowy MDRS

Snowy MDRS

Snowy MDRS

Snowy MDRS

Snowy MDRS

Snowy MDRS

Snowy MDRS

Snowy MDRS

Snowy MDRS

Snowy MDRS

Snowy MDRS

Snowy MDRS

Snowy MDRS

Snowy MDRS

Peter files CDR log

Snowy MDRS

Roof Sat dish

doin dishes

William's droid

William's droid

Snowy MDRS

ATVs

ATVs

William

Peter

Saturday: March 11th, 2006


Peter

ATV's

Laurel

status board

sump pump

green hab

Green hab

Green hab

Snowy MDRS

Snowy MDRS

Snowy MDRS

Snowy MDRS

Snowy MDRS

Snowy MDRS

Snowy MDRS

Snowy MDRS

Snowy MDRS

video library

Door tags

Door tags

Door tags

Xantrex monitor

Steven

Steven

Welcome 46

Welcome 46

work bench

MDRS

MDRS

Hugh on ATV

Hugh & Ben

Musk PC

The sticky spot

Musk PC

Dome motor

Dome Motor

Dome web cam

Dome web cam

Telescope pier

Telescope power

S-BIG

stowed

Which way is the wind blowing?

Soggy MDRS

Soggy MDRS

training crew 46

Peter briefs Veronica

training crew 46

training crew 46

training crew 46

Crew exchange dinner

Crew exchange dinner

more snow

trail lites

Sunday : March 12th, 2006


Greenhab

Greenhab

Greenhab

Greenhab

Greenhab

sump pump

Frozen MDRS

Frozen MDRS

Frozen MDRS

Frozen MDRS

Frozen MDRS

Frozen antarctica

Frozen antarctica

Frozen antarctica

Frozen antarctica

Frozen antarctica

Frozen antarctica

Frozen antarctica

Frozen antarctica

Frozen antarctica

hab puddles

hab puddles

hab puddles

Frozen tunnel

1st floor pan

1st floor pan

1st floor pan

1st floor pan

1st floor pan

1st floor pan

1st floor pan

1st floor pan

1st floor pan

1st floor pan

suit name tags

suit name tags

Veronica

Veronica

Bunk art

Suite #5

shower rm

shower rm

shower rm

shower rm

12VDC power box

power panel

gas mask

Cdr 45 passes command to Cdr 46

Peter passes command to Veronica

Peter passes command to Veronica

Crews 45&46

Crews 45&46

Crews 45&46

MDRS pan

MDRS pan

MDRS pan

Ben @ Musk

Ben @ Musk

Ben @ Musk

Ben & Moon flag

MDRS looking North

MDRS looking South

MDRS Pan

MDRS Pan

MDRS Pan

MDRS Pan

MDRS Pan

MDRS Pan

MDRS Pan

MDRS Pan

MDRS Pan

MDRS Pan

Steel drum

Madeline

Peter in tunnel

Peter in tunnel

Peter in tunnel

Peter in tunnel

Peter in tunnel

Peter in tunnel

Peter & Hugh

North side of MDRS

snow melt

North side of MDRS

North side of MDRS

North side of MDRS

Tunnel

Tunnel

Tunnel

muddy boots

lunch

Starting Wendy

Menkes starts Wendy

melt run off

Green hab

Green hab

Green hab

Green hab

Green hab

suit name tags

suit name tags

suit name tags

Whispering Sands good night kisses

Beautiful downtown Hanksville

Beautiful downtown Hanksville

Beautiful downtown Hanksville

snow shower

Hugh ponders his shake

Monday : March 13th, 2006


Whispering Sands

signal hill

Henry Mountains

senic view Mt Ellen

senic view

senic view Bull Mt

senic view Boulder Mt

Thous lake

Rookie Hill

Table Mt/Red Hills

Table Mt/Red Hills

Utah scenery

Utah scenery

John L. "JACK" SWIGERT Jr statue @ DIA

Welcome back to snowy MN

Photos by Ben Huset

Last revision March 14th, 2006
by Ben

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