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STS077-745-010 - STS-077 - View of the Endeavour's payload bay

STS077-745-010 - STS-077 - View of the Endeavour's payload bay

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Summary

The original finding aid described this as:

Description: Views of the Endeavour's payload bay (taken from the aft flight deck windows) include the Spacehab module in the foreground, the Remote Manipulator System (RMS) arm in its stowed position on the port sill and the SPARTAN satellite berthed in the aft section of the bay. The views were taken after the rendezvous with the SPARTAN. .

Subject Terms: PAYLOAD BAY,SPARTAN SATELLITES,REMOTE MANIPULATOR SYSTEM,EARTH OBSERVATIONS (FROM SPACE),STS-77,ENDEAVOUR (ORBITER)

Date Taken: 5/26/1996

Categories: Payload Bay

Interior_Exterior: Exterior

Ground_Orbit: On-orbit

Original: Film - 70MM CT

Preservation File Format: TIFF

geon: AFRICA

feat: PAN-SAHARA, DUST, DUNES

tilt: High Oblique

cldp: 25

nlat: 24.5

nlon: -14.1

azi: 83

alt: 153

elev: 44
STS-77

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Date

1996
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