Station astronaut launches new IMAX film
"Space Station 3D" at the Tennessee Aquarium IMAX®
The national premiere of "Space Station 3D"
is April 17 in Washington, D.C. The Tennessee Aquarium IMAX®
3D Theater IMAX is the first in the region to premiere the
film, which opens in Chattanooga on April 20. "Space
Station" is the first-ever IMAX 3D space filmed in space.
It was filmed and directed by astronauts and cosmonauts of
the International Space Station.
Frank Culbertson will help launch this new film locally
and can share his account of his own mission aboard the International
Space Station, Expedition 3. The Expedition 3 crew launched
on Aug. 10, 2001 aboard STS-105 Space Shuttle Discovery and
docked with the International Space Station (ISS) on Aug.
12, 2001. Culbertson lived and worked aboard the station for
a total of 125 days, and was in command of the station for
Availability: Culbertson will be in Chattanooga on the
following dates. To schedule an appearance, call (423) 785-3007
or (423) 785-3011.