Bryan O'Connor Sidney Gutierrez James Bagian Tamara Jernigan M. Rhea Seddon F. Drew Gaffney Millie Hughes-Fulford
June 5, 1991
June 14, 1991
9 days, 2 hours
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.