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Hair Restraint Pouch Assembly

Mission: STS-40 Columbia   Crew: Bryan O'Connor
Sidney Gutierrez
James Bagian
Tamara Jernigan
M. Rhea Seddon
F. Drew Gaffney
Millie Hughes-Fulford
Launch: June 5, 1991  
Landing: June 14, 1991  
Duration: 9 days, 2 hours  
Comment: First spaceflight that included three female
crew members.

Fabricated by ILC Space Systems, this Miscellaneous Hair Restraint Pouch Assembly was one of several flown aboard space shuttle Columbia's STS-40 mission to stow the hair restraints for the three women on the crew. A similar pouch design was employed for the crew members' hygiene kits.

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