Explains the training you need to become an astronaut, looks at what you might experience and examines the equipment you will use.
"Dr. Dave Williams, a former astronaut, informs young readers about the training, education, and qualities that are needed to become an astronaut."-- Provided by publisher.
Describes the qualities needed to be part of the space program and various aspects of the training that astronaut candidates receive to prepare them for their first flight.
A simple overview of the training that astronauts go through for missions on the space shuttle.