All dressed up waiting for practical instructions on shooting flares.
You will notice that the flight suits weren't custom fit - off the rack only.

The astronauts waiting to receive flares to shoot off. The buckets in front of us are
filled with water to drop the hot flares into when they are finished. Safety first.

Demonstration of proper flare technique. All of us are paying close attention.

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