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A view of the NASA Space Shuttle Program Solid Rocket Booster Deceleration Subsystem, as it approaches its impact point during a parachute drop test at the National Parachute Test Range

A view of the NASA Space Shuttle Program Solid Rocket Booster Deceleration Subsystem, as it approaches its impact point during a parachute drop test at the National Parachute Test Range

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Summary

The original finding aid described this photograph as:

Base: Naval Air Facility, El Centro

State: California (CA)

Country: United States Of America (USA)

Scene Camera Operator: PH2 E.L. Tedder

Release Status: Released to Public
Combined Military Service Digital Photographic Files

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01/08/1977
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