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Topic: space transportation system

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A ground-to-air view of the space shuttle Challenger during liftoff from launch complex 39A at 7:33 a.m. EDT. Aboard the Challenger for the seventh launch of the Space Transportation System are CMDR Bob Crippen, pilot Frederick H. Hauck, and mission specialists Sally Ride, John M. Fabian and Dr. Norman Thagard

A ground-to-air view of the space shuttle Challenger during liftoff fr...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Kennedy Space Center State: Florida (FL) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: Unknown Release Status: Released to Publ... more

GEN Thomas Stafford, left, accompanies Secretary of the Air Force John C. Stetson as they tour the base. A Space Transportation System (STS) shuttle is in the background

GEN Thomas Stafford, left, accompanies Secretary of the Air Force John...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Edwards Air Force Base State: California (CA) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: Charles E. Spizzirri Release Status... more

A view of facilities in the Space Transportation System (STS) under construction

A view of facilities in the Space Transportation System (STS) under co...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Vandenberg Air Force Base State: California (CA) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: Unknown Release Status: Released... more

An overall view of the Space Transportation System (STS) under construction

An overall view of the Space Transportation System (STS) under constru...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Vandenberg Air Force Base State: California (CA) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: Unknown Release Status: Released... more

A view of a domelike facility in the Space Transportation System (STS) under construction

A view of a domelike facility in the Space Transportation System (STS)...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Vandenberg Air Force Base State: California (CA) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: Unknown Release Status: Released... more

A view of a flame bucket in the Space Transportation System (STS) under construction

A view of a flame bucket in the Space Transportation System (STS) unde...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Vandenberg Air Force Base State: California (CA) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: AMN Mark Elijah Frisby Release S... more

A view of a flame bucket in the Space Transportation System (STS) under construction

A view of a flame bucket in the Space Transportation System (STS) unde...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Vandenberg Air Force Base State: California (CA) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: AMN Mark Elijah Frisby Release S... more

A view of a launch pad rolling track in the Space Transportation System (STS) under construction

A view of a launch pad rolling track in the Space Transportation Syste...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Vandenberg Air Force Base State: California (CA) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: AMN Mark Elijah Frisby Release S... more

A night view of the Space Transportation System (STS) shuttle Columbia on Launch Pad 39. The shuttle is being prepared for its first flight

A night view of the Space Transportation System (STS) shuttle Columbia...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Kennedy Space Center State: Florida (FL) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: Unknown Release Status: Released to Publ... more

A night view of the Space Transportation System (STS) shuttle Columbia on Launch Pad 39. The shuttle is undergoing preparations prior to its maiden flight

A night view of the Space Transportation System (STS) shuttle Columbia...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Kennedy Space Center State: Florida (FL) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: Unknown Release Status: Released to Publ... more

The Space Transportation System (STS) shuttle Columbia on Launch Pad 39. The shuttle is undergoing preparations prior to its maiden flight

The Space Transportation System (STS) shuttle Columbia on Launch Pad 3...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Kennedy Space Center State: Florida (FL) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: Unknown Release Status: Released to Publ... more

The Space Transportation System (STS) shuttle Columbia aboard the mobile launcher platform as it arrives at Launch Pad 39 at dusk. The shuttle is undergoing preparations prior to its maiden flight

The Space Transportation System (STS) shuttle Columbia aboard the mobi...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Kennedy Space Center State: Florida (FL) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: Unknown Release Status: Released to Publ... more

The Space Transportation System (STS) shuttle Columbia aboard the mobile launcher platform as it arrives at Launch Pad 39 after leaving the vehicle assembly building (VAB). The shuttle is undergoing preparations prior to its maiden flight

The Space Transportation System (STS) shuttle Columbia aboard the mobi...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Kennedy Space Center State: Florida (FL) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: Unknown Release Status: Released to Publ... more

The Space Transportation System (STS) shuttle Columbia is being moved on the mobile launcher platform from the vehicle assembly building (VAB) to Launch Pad 39 before its first flight

The Space Transportation System (STS) shuttle Columbia is being moved ...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Kennedy Space Center State: Florida (FL) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: Unknown Release Status: Released to Publ... more

The Goodyear Blimp passes near the Space Transportation System (STS) shuttle. The shuttle, with access arms in place, is undergoing preparations prior to its maiden flight

The Goodyear Blimp passes near the Space Transportation System (STS) s...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Kennedy Space Center State: Florida (FL) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: Unknown Release Status: Released to Publ... more

Personnel at the Space Transportation System (STS) Launch Control Center prepare for the launch of the shuttle Columbia

Personnel at the Space Transportation System (STS) Launch Control Cent...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Kennedy Space Center State: Florida (FL) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: Unknown Release Status: Released to Publ... more

The Space Transportation System (STS) shuttle Columbia, with access arms in place, at Launch Pad 39. The shuttle is undergoing preparations prior to its maiden flight

The Space Transportation System (STS) shuttle Columbia, with access ar...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Kennedy Space Center State: Florida (FL) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: Unknown Release Status: Released to Publ... more

AN aerial view of the Space Transportation System (STS) shuttle Columbia aboard the mobile launcher platform (MLP) as it leaves the vehicle assembly building (VAB) and heads toward Launch Pad 39. The shuttle is undergoing preparations prior to its maiden flight

AN aerial view of the Space Transportation System (STS) shuttle Columb...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Kennedy Space Center State: Florida (FL) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: Unknown Release Status: Released to Publ... more

AN aerial view of the Space Transportation System (STS) shuttle Columbia aboard the mobile launcher platform (MLP) as it leaves the vehicle assembly building (VAB) and heads toward Launch Pad 39. The shuttle is undergoing preparations prior to its maiden flight

AN aerial view of the Space Transportation System (STS) shuttle Columb...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Kennedy Space Center State: Florida (FL) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: Unknown Release Status: Released to Publ... more

Aerial view of Receiving, Inspection, and Storage Facility, Space Transportation System, being constructed

Aerial view of Receiving, Inspection, and Storage Facility, Space Tran...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Vandenberg Air Force Base State: California (CA) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: Unknown Release Status: Released... more

Aerial view of Space Launch Complex No. 6, Space Transportation System, being constructed

Aerial view of Space Launch Complex No. 6, Space Transportation System...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Vandenberg Air Force Base State: California (CA) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: Unknown Release Status: Released... more

Aerial view of Space Launch Complex No. 6, Space Transportation System, being constructed

Aerial view of Space Launch Complex No. 6, Space Transportation System...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Vandenberg Air Force Base State: California (CA) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: Unknown Release Status: Released... more

Aerial view of Space Launch Complex No. 6, Space Transportation System, being constructed

Aerial view of Space Launch Complex No. 6, Space Transportation System...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Vandenberg Air Force Base State: California (CA) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: Unknown Release Status: Released... more

S02-02-861 - STS-002 - Commander Engle floats on Aft Flight Deck in front of the Onorbit Station

S02-02-861 - STS-002 - Commander Engle floats on Aft Flight Deck in fr...

The original finding aid described this as: Description: Commander Engle floats on Aft Flight Deck in front of the Onorbit Station. Views taken from the forward flight deck commanders/pilots stations show Engl... more

S02-02-865 - STS-002 - Pilot Truly on middeck

S02-02-865 - STS-002 - Pilot Truly on middeck

The original finding aid described this as: Description: Pilot Truly,wearing the communication kit assembly (assy) mini headset,reviews Text and Graphics System (TAGS) teleprinter printout of instructions whil... more

S02-02-887 - STS-002 - Closeups of bubbles forming in tea beverage containers on aft flight deck

S02-02-887 - STS-002 - Closeups of bubbles forming in tea beverage con...

The original finding aid described this as: Description: Closeups of bubbles forming in tea beverage containers documented on aft flight deck in front of overhead windows and light fixture. Subject Terms: ONB... more

S02-02-876 - STS-002 - Pilot Truly reviews checklist and monitors CCTV screens on Aft Flight Deck

S02-02-876 - STS-002 - Pilot Truly reviews checklist and monitors CCTV...

The original finding aid described this as: Description: Pilot Truly,wearing communication kit assembly (assy) mini headset,reviews checklist and monitors Panel A3 closed circuit television (CCTV) screens at A... more

S02-02-866 - STS-002 - Pilot Truly on middeck

S02-02-866 - STS-002 - Pilot Truly on middeck

The original finding aid described this as: Description: Pilot Truly,wearing the communication kit assembly (assy) mini headset,reviews Text and Graphics System (TAGS) teleprinter printout of instructions whil... more

S02-02-872 - STS-002 - Overall views of payload bay taken from the aft flight deck viewing windows

S02-02-872 - STS-002 - Overall views of payload bay taken from the aft...

The original finding aid described this as: Description: Overall views of payload bay (PLB) with PLB doors open and fixed radiator panels visible documented from the aft flight deck viewing windows (looking af... more

S02-02-888 - STS-002 - Closeups of bubbles forming in tea beverage containers on aft flight deck

S02-02-888 - STS-002 - Closeups of bubbles forming in tea beverage con...

The original finding aid described this as: Description: Closeups of bubbles forming in tea beverage containers documented on aft flight deck in front of overhead windows and light fixture. Subject Terms: ONB... more

S02-02-886 - STS-002 - Forward flight deck Commanders and Pilots Stations

S02-02-886 - STS-002 - Forward flight deck Commanders and Pilots Stati...

The original finding aid described this as: Description: Forward flight deck pilots station including surrounding instrumentation,control panels,and equipment documented without crew members. Forward and overh... more

S02-02-871 - STS-002 - Overall views of payload bay taken from the aft flight deck viewing windows

S02-02-871 - STS-002 - Overall views of payload bay taken from the aft...

The original finding aid described this as: Description: Overall views of payload bay (PLB) with PLB doors open and fixed radiator panels visible documented from the aft flight deck viewing windows (looking af... more

S02-02-881 - STS-002 - Commander Engle exercises on middeck using exerciser restraint harness

S02-02-881 - STS-002 - Commander Engle exercises on middeck using exer...

The original finding aid described this as: Description: Commander Engle runs in place using exerciser restraint harness tethered to middeck floor carbon dioxide (CO2) absorber MD52M access panel in front of f... more

S02-02-877 - STS-002 - Pilot Truly reviews checklist and monitors CCTV screens on Aft Flight Deck

S02-02-877 - STS-002 - Pilot Truly reviews checklist and monitors CCTV...

The original finding aid described this as: Description: Pilot Truly,wearing communication kit assembly (assy) mini headset,reviews checklist and monitors Panel A3 closed circuit television (CCTV) screens at A... more

S02-02-853 - STS-002 - Aft Flight Deck Mission Station and Onorbit Station documentation

S02-02-853 - STS-002 - Aft Flight Deck Mission Station and Onorbit Sta...

The original finding aid described this as: Description: Aft Flight Deck Mission Station and Onorbit Station documentation includes control panels,hand controller,pilots ejection seat (S2) thermal apron,and Ni... more

S02-02-878 - STS-002 - Pilot Truly reviews checklist and monitors CCTV screens on Aft Flight Deck

S02-02-878 - STS-002 - Pilot Truly reviews checklist and monitors CCTV...

The original finding aid described this as: Description: Pilot Truly,wearing communication kit assembly (assy) mini headset,reviews checklist and monitors Panel A3 closed circuit television (CCTV) screens at A... more

S02-02-867 - STS-002 - Commander Engle fills beverage container using water dispenser kit water gun

S02-02-867 - STS-002 - Commander Engle fills beverage container using ...

The original finding aid described this as: Description: Several containers float around Commander Engle as he prepares tea using the JSC water dispenser kit water gun. Forward middeck lockers appear behind En... more

S02-02-863 - STS-002 - Forward flight deck Pilots Station

S02-02-863 - STS-002 - Forward flight deck Pilots Station

The original finding aid described this as: Description: Forward flight deck pilots station and surrounding instrumentation,control panels,and equipment includes rotational hand controller (RHC),forward window... more

S02-02-870 - STS-002 - Overall views of payload bay taken from the aft flight deck viewing windows

S02-02-870 - STS-002 - Overall views of payload bay taken from the aft...

The original finding aid described this as: Description: Overall views of payload bay (PLB) with PLB doors open and fixed radiator panels visible documented from the aft flight deck viewing windows (looking af... more

S02-02-880 - STS-002 - Commander Engle exercises on middeck using exerciser restraint harness

S02-02-880 - STS-002 - Commander Engle exercises on middeck using exer...

The original finding aid described this as: Description: Commander Engle runs in place using exerciser restraint harness tethered to middeck floor carbon dioxide (CO2) absorber MD52M access panel in front of f... more

S02-02-885 - STS-002 - Forward flight deck Commanders and Pilots Stations

S02-02-885 - STS-002 - Forward flight deck Commanders and Pilots Stati...

The original finding aid described this as: Description: Forward flight deck commanders station including surrounding instrumentation,control panels,and equipment documented without crew members. Forward and o... more

S02-02-856 - STS-002 - Aft Flight Deck Onorbit Station documentation

S02-02-856 - STS-002 - Aft Flight Deck Onorbit Station documentation

The original finding aid described this as: Description: Aft Flight Deck Onorbit Station documentation taken from the forward flight deck commanders/pilots stations includes aft viewing windows W9 and W10,remo... more

S02-02-873 - STS-002 - Overall views of payload bay taken from the aft flight deck viewing windows

S02-02-873 - STS-002 - Overall views of payload bay taken from the aft...

The original finding aid described this as: Description: Overall views of payload bay (PLB) with PLB doors open and fixed radiator panels visible documented from the aft flight deck viewing windows (looking af... more

S02-02-889 - STS-002 - Closeups of bubbles forming in tea beverage containers on aft flight deck

S02-02-889 - STS-002 - Closeups of bubbles forming in tea beverage con...

The original finding aid described this as: Description: Closeups of bubbles forming in tea beverage containers documented on aft flight deck in front of overhead windows and light fixture. Subject Terms: ONB... more

S02-02-884 - STS-002 - Commander Engle exercises on middeck using exerciser restraint harness

S02-02-884 - STS-002 - Commander Engle exercises on middeck using exer...

The original finding aid described this as: Description: Commander Engle runs in place using exerciser restraint harness tethered to middeck floor carbon dioxide (CO2) absorber MD52M access panel in front of f... more

S02-02-864 - STS-002 - Pilot Truly on middeck

S02-02-864 - STS-002 - Pilot Truly on middeck

The original finding aid described this as: Description: Pilot Truly,wearing the communication kit assembly (assy) mini headset,reviews Text and Graphics System (TAGS) teleprinter printout of instructions whil... more

S02-02-869 - STS-002 - Pilot Truly waves to camera on middeck

S02-02-869 - STS-002 - Pilot Truly waves to camera on middeck

The original finding aid described this as: Description: Pilot Truly,wearing communication kit assembly (assy) mini headset,waves to camera on middeck with MA73C control panel and food warmer in background. Co... more

S02-02-868 - STS-002 - Commander Engle fills beverage container using water dispenser kit water gun

S02-02-868 - STS-002 - Commander Engle fills beverage container using ...

The original finding aid described this as: Description: Several containers float around Commander Engle as he prepares tea using the JSC water dispenser kit water gun. Forward middeck lockers appear behind En... more

Space Transportation System-1 space shuttle Columbia lifts off from Complex 39A

Space Transportation System-1 space shuttle Columbia lifts off from Co...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Eastern Space & Missile Ctr State: Florida (FL) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: Unknown Release Status: Released ... more

The orbiter Columbia sits on Rogers Drylake Runway 23 at NASA's Dryden Flight Research Center after its return from Earth orbit. Columbia's landing completed the first full test of the Space Transportation System

The orbiter Columbia sits on Rogers Drylake Runway 23 at NASA's Dryden...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Edwards Air Force Base State: California (CA) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: Unknown Release Status: Released to... more

S03-23-174 - STS-003 - Commander Lousma examines Insect Flight Motion Study

S03-23-174 - STS-003 - Commander Lousma examines Insect Flight Motion ...

The original finding aid described this as: Description: Commander Lousma examines Insect Flight Motion Study (Student Experiment) taped to the airlock on aft middeck. Lousma points to velvetbean caterpillar ... more

S05-03-091 - STS-005 - Dark payload bay (PLB),OMS pods,and vertical tail against Earth's surface

S05-03-091 - STS-005 - Dark payload bay (PLB),OMS pods,and vertical ta...

The original finding aid described this as: Description: Dark payload bay (PLB) with spacecraft sunshield closed over thermal system covered airborne support equipment (ASE). With PLB doors open left wing tip,... more

S04-24-177 - STS-004 - Treadmill attached to middeck floor

S04-24-177 - STS-004 - Treadmill attached to middeck floor

The original finding aid described this as: Description: Middeck floor documentation includes treadmill and servicing access panels MD44F and MD54G. Lower forward stowage lockers appear in view. Subject Terms... more

S03-24-195 - STS-003 - Payload bay (PLB) door opening / closing procedures

S03-24-195 - STS-003 - Payload bay (PLB) door opening / closing proced...

The original finding aid described this as: Description: Payload bay (PLB) door opening / closing procedures taken from aft viewing windows looking aft show left door reopening. Remote manipulator system (RMS)... more

S03-31-307 - STS-003 - Earth limb at sunrise and sunburst

S03-31-307 - STS-003 - Earth limb at sunrise and sunburst

The original finding aid described this as: Description: Earth limb documented at sunrise. Subject Terms: ONBOARD ACTIVITIES, EARTH OBSERVATIONS (FROM SPACE), EARTH LIMB, SUN SUNRISE, SPACE TRANSPORTATION SYS... more

S03-24-210 - STS-003 - Pilot Fullerton works at aft flight deck onorbit station window W9

S03-24-210 - STS-003 - Pilot Fullerton works at aft flight deck onorbi...

The original finding aid described this as: Description: Pilot Fullerton, wearing communication kit assembly (ASSY) mini headset (HDST), points data recording instrument out aft flight deck onorbit station win... more

S03-24-206 - STS-003 - Overall views of payload bay taken from the aft flight deck viewing windows

S03-24-206 - STS-003 - Overall views of payload bay taken from the aft...

The original finding aid described this as: Description: Overall views of payload bay (PLB) with PLB doors open documented from the aft flight deck viewing windows (looking aft). In the foreground is the Offic... more

S04-24-182 - STS-004 - CFES fluid systems module and separation column on middeck

S04-24-182 - STS-004 - CFES fluid systems module and separation column...

The original finding aid described this as: Description: Continuous Flow Electrophoresis System (CFES) including fluid systems module, separation column, and thermoelectric cooler located on middeck in galley ... more

S03-25-221 - STS-003 - Commander Lousma on Aft Flight Deck operates camera mounted in window W9

S03-25-221 - STS-003 - Commander Lousma on Aft Flight Deck operates ca...

The original finding aid described this as: Description: Commander Lousma, wearing communication kit assembly (assy) mini headset, operates camera mounted in aft flight deck viewing window W9 and surrounded by... more

S03-21-088 - STS-003 - Pilot Fullerton with Bubble Separation Experiment

S03-21-088 - STS-003 - Pilot Fullerton with Bubble Separation Experime...

The original finding aid described this as: Description: Pilot Fullerton, wearing the communications kit assembly (ASSY) mini headsets (HDSTs), conduct Bubble Separation Experiment on middeck.Fullerton holds e... more

S05-02-067 - STS-005 - SBS-C satellite mounted on ASE and covered by sunshield in payload bay (PLB)

S05-02-067 - STS-005 - SBS-C satellite mounted on ASE and covered by s...

The original finding aid described this as: Description: Satellite Business Systems (SBS) C satellite mounted on thermal system covered airborne support equipment (ASE) and protected by spacecraft sunshield in... more

S03-20-075 - STS-003 - Columbia, Orbiter Vehicle (OV) 102, aft RCS engine thrusting

S03-20-075 - STS-003 - Columbia, Orbiter Vehicle (OV) 102, aft RCS eng...

The original finding aid described this as: Description: Columbia, Orbiter Vehicle (OV) 102, aft reaction control system (RCS) engine thrusting. Subject Terms: ONBOARD ACTIVITIES, COLUMBIA (ORBITER), BURNING ... more

S03-21-109 - STS-003 - PDP grappled by RMS is maneuvered above payload bay then restowed on pallet

S03-21-109 - STS-003 - PDP grappled by RMS is maneuvered above payload...

The original finding aid described this as: Description: Plasma Diagnostics Package (PDP) grappled by remote manipulator system (RMS) end effector is maneuvered above payload bay (PLB) and returned to its stow... more

S04-26-241 - STS-004 - Crew compartment forward flight deck windows W5 and W6.

S04-26-241 - STS-004 - Crew compartment forward flight deck windows W5...

The original finding aid described this as: Description: Crew compartment forward flight deck windows W5 and W6. Subject Terms: ONBOARD ACTIVITIES, FLIGHT DECK, WINDOWS, COLUMBIA (ORBITER), SPACE TRANSPORTATI... more

S03-24-200 - STS-003 - Payload bay (PLB) door opening / closing procedures

S03-24-200 - STS-003 - Payload bay (PLB) door opening / closing proced...

The original finding aid described this as: Description: Payload bay (PLB) door opening / closing procedures taken from aft viewing windows looking aft show left door reopening. Remote manipulator system (RMS)... more

S03-19-025 - STS-003 - Commander Lousma adjusts HASSELBLAD camera at EEVT on aft middeck

S03-19-025 - STS-003 - Commander Lousma adjusts HASSELBLAD camera at E...

The original finding aid described this as: Description: Commander Lousma adjusts HASSELBLAD EL data camera at Electrophoresis Equipment Verification Test (EEVT) electrophoresis unit and cryogenic freezer stow... more

S04-28-308 - STS-004 - Waste Management Compartment (WMC) and trash stowage bags on middeck

S04-28-308 - STS-004 - Waste Management Compartment (WMC) and trash st...

The original finding aid described this as: Description: Wet trash stowage container and other stowage bags float in front of Waste Management Compartment (WMC) and side hatch on middeck. WMC door with towel s... more

S03-24-199 - STS-003 - Payload bay (PLB) door opening / closing procedures

S03-24-199 - STS-003 - Payload bay (PLB) door opening / closing proced...

The original finding aid described this as: Description: Payload bay (PLB) door opening / closing procedures taken from aft viewing windows looking aft show left door reopening. Remote manipulator system (RMS)... more

S03-24-202 - STS-003 - Overall views of payload bay taken from the aft flight deck viewing windows

S03-24-202 - STS-003 - Overall views of payload bay taken from the aft...

The original finding aid described this as: Description: Overall views of payload bay (PLB) with PLB doors open documented from the aft flight deck viewing windows (looking aft). In the foreground is the Offic... more

S04-24-173 - STS-004 - Forward middeck locker documentation

S04-24-173 - STS-004 - Forward middeck locker documentation

The original finding aid described this as: Description: Forward middeck locker documentation includes starboard side with Monodisperse Latex Reactor (MLR) . Water Dispenser Kit water gun (above CFES module), ... more

S05-03-080 - STS-005 - Sunshield closed over ASE in payload bay (PLB)

S05-03-080 - STS-005 - Sunshield closed over ASE in payload bay (PLB)

The original finding aid described this as: Description: Sunshield closed over thermal system covered airborne support equipment (ASE) in payload bay (PLB). With PLB doors open, left wing tip, orbital maneuver... more

S04-28-325 - STS-004 - Forward flight deck Pilots Stations

S04-28-325 - STS-004 - Forward flight deck Pilots Stations

The original finding aid described this as: Description: Forward flight deck pilots ejection seat (S2) documentation includes surrounding instrumentation, control panels, and equipment. Forward control panel... more

S04-24-162 - STS-004 - Water dump from Columbia, Orbiter Vehicle (OV) 102

S04-24-162 - STS-004 - Water dump from Columbia, Orbiter Vehicle (OV) ...

The original finding aid described this as: Description: Water dump from Columbia, Orbiter Vehicle (OV) 102. Subject Terms: ONBOARD ACTIVITIES, SPACE TRANSPORTATION SYSTEM 4 FLIGHT, COLUMBIA (ORBITER) WASTE W... more

S04-26-247 - STS-004 - Aft starboard side middeck lockers between airlock and DFI unit

S04-26-247 - STS-004 - Aft starboard side middeck lockers between airl...

The original finding aid described this as: Description: Middeck documentation includes aft starboard middeck lockers located between airlock hatch and Development Flight Instrument (DFI) unit. Subject Terms:... more

S05-01-030 - STS-005 - Sunshield closed over ASE in payload bay (PLB)

S05-01-030 - STS-005 - Sunshield closed over ASE in payload bay (PLB)

The original finding aid described this as: Description: Sunshield closed over thermal system covered airborne support equipment (ASE) in payload bay (PLB). With PLB doors open, left wing tip, orbital maneuver... more

S03-24-191 - STS-003 - Payload bay (PLB) door opening / closing procedures

S03-24-191 - STS-003 - Payload bay (PLB) door opening / closing proced...

The original finding aid described this as: Description: Payload bay (PLB) door opening / closing procedures taken from aft viewing windows looking aft show left door closed and right door closing but slightly... more

S03-19-057 - STS-003 - Pilot Fullerton reviews checklist on Aft Flight Deck Onorbit Station

S03-19-057 - STS-003 - Pilot Fullerton reviews checklist on Aft Flight...

The original finding aid described this as: Description: Pilot Fullerton, wearing communication kit assembly (assy) mini headset, reviews checklist and looks at remote manipulator system (RMS) closed circuit t... more

S03-19-023 - STS-003 - Pilot Fullerton operates RMS controls on Aft Flight Deck Onorbit Station

S03-19-023 - STS-003 - Pilot Fullerton operates RMS controls on Aft Fl...

The original finding aid described this as: Description: Pilot Fullerton, wearing communication kit assembly (assy) mini headset, reaches for remote manipulator system (RMS) translation hand control (THC) and ... more

S03-26-276 - STS-003 - Vertical tail and OMS pods with sunrise in background

S03-26-276 - STS-003 - Vertical tail and OMS pods with sunrise in back...

The original finding aid described this as: Description: Orbiter vertical tail and orbital maneuvering system (OMS) pods documented with sunrise in the background from the aft flight deck viewing windows. Ther... more

S03-31-305 - STS-003 - Earth limb at sunrise and sunburst

S03-31-305 - STS-003 - Earth limb at sunrise and sunburst

The original finding aid described this as: Description: Earth limb documented at sunrise. Subject Terms: ONBOARD ACTIVITIES, EARTH OBSERVATIONS (FROM SPACE), EARTH LIMB, SUN SUNRISE, SPACE TRANSPORTATION SYS... more

S03-25-233 - STS-003 - Commander Lousma stows trash bags in middeck CO2 Absorber Stowage volume

S03-25-233 - STS-003 - Commander Lousma stows trash bags in middeck CO...

The original finding aid described this as: Description: Commander Lousma, wearing communication kit assembly (ASSY) mini headset (HDST), gathers three freefloating plastic trash bag and stows them in the Carb... more

S04-23-148 - STS-004 - Earth Observations

S04-23-148 - STS-004 - Earth Observations

The original finding aid described this as: Description: Earth Observations include: Clouds over North Atlantic Ocean off Africa with moon rise in distance. Subject Terms: ONBOARD ACTIVITIES, EARTH OBSERVATI... more

S03-26-256 - STS-003 - Commander Lousma prepare meal and eat on middeck

S03-26-256 - STS-003 - Commander Lousma prepare meal and eat on middec...

The original finding aid described this as: Description: Commander Lousma, wearing communications kit assembly (assy) mini headsets (HDSTs), prepares meal and eat on middeck. Crew members clip corners of rehyd... more

S03-25-250 - STS-003 - Overall views of payload bay taken from the aft flight deck viewing windows

S03-25-250 - STS-003 - Overall views of payload bay taken from the aft...

The original finding aid described this as: Description: Overall views of payload bay (PLB) with PLB doors open documented from the aft flight deck viewing windows (looking aft). In the foreground is the Offic... more

S04-24-163 - STS-004 - Water dump from Columbia,Orbiter Vehicle (OV) 102

S04-24-163 - STS-004 - Water dump from Columbia,Orbiter Vehicle (OV) 1...

The original finding aid described this as: Description: Water dump from Columbia, Orbiter Vehicle (OV) 102. Subject Terms: ONBOARD ACTIVITIES, SPACE TRANSPORTATION SYSTEM 4 FLIGHT, COLUMBIA (ORBITER) WASTE W... more

S03-19-016 - STS-003 - Dark PLB and tail against background of Earth limb with atmospheric glow

S03-19-016 - STS-003 - Dark PLB and tail against background of Earth l...

The original finding aid described this as: Description: Dark payload bay (PLB) with PLB doors open and fixed radiator panel visible documented from the aft flight deck viewing windows (looking aft) against ba... more

S03-21-089 - STS-003 - Commander Lousma works with EEVT experiment on aft middeck

S03-21-089 - STS-003 - Commander Lousma works with EEVT experiment on ...

The original finding aid described this as: Description: Commander Lousma works with Electrophoresis Equipment Verification Test (EEVT) electrophoresis unit, cryogenic freezer, and stowage locker equipment loc... more

S04-28-310 - STS-004 - Commander Mattingly prepares meal on middeck

S04-28-310 - STS-004 - Commander Mattingly prepares meal on middeck

The original finding aid described this as: Description: Commander Mattingly organizes and prepares food selections on meal tray assemblies attached to forward middeck lockers. Continuous Flow Electrophoresis ... more

S03-26-255 - STS-003 - Commander Lousma prepare meal and eat on middeck

S03-26-255 - STS-003 - Commander Lousma prepare meal and eat on middec...

The original finding aid described this as: Description: Commander Lousma, wearing communications kit assembly (assy) mini headsets (HDSTs), prepares meal and eat on middeck. Crew members clip corners of rehyd... more

S05-02-070 - STS-005 - SBS-C satellite sunshield opens during pre-deployment operations

S05-02-070 - STS-005 - SBS-C satellite sunshield opens during pre-depl...

The original finding aid described this as: Description: During pre-deployment operations, Satellite Business Systems (SBS) C satellite sunshield opens. SBS-C is mounted on thermal system covered airborne supp... more

S03-19-019 - STS-003 - Pilot Fullerton reviews checklist on Aft Flight Deck Onorbit Station

S03-19-019 - STS-003 - Pilot Fullerton reviews checklist on Aft Flight...

The original finding aid described this as: Description: Pilot Fullerton, wearing communication kit assembly (assy) mini headset, reviews checklist at Aft Flight Deck Onorbit Station. Views taken from the aft ... more

S03-23-184 - STS-003 - PDP on OSS-1 pallet is grappled by RMS end effector

S03-23-184 - STS-003 - PDP on OSS-1 pallet is grappled by RMS end effe...

The original finding aid described this as: Description: Plasma Diagnostics Package (PDP) stowed on Office of Space Science (OSS) 1 unpressurized u-shaped Spacelab (SL) pallet is grappled by remote manipulator... more

S03-26-279 - STS-003 - Vertical tail, OMS pods, payload bay (PLB) with sunrise in background

S03-26-279 - STS-003 - Vertical tail, OMS pods, payload bay (PLB) with...

The original finding aid described this as: Description: Sun rises behind orbiter vertical tail, orbital maneuvering system (OMS) pods, and payload bay with remote manipulator system (RMS) arm stowed on port s... more

S03-22-130 - STS-003 - Pilot Fullerton reviews FDF checklist at forward flight deck pilots station

S03-22-130 - STS-003 - Pilot Fullerton reviews FDF checklist at forwar...

The original finding aid described this as: Description: Pilot Fullerton, wearing communications kit assembly (ASSY) mini headset (HDST), reviews flight data file (FDF) checklist while in pilots ejection seat ... more

S04-24-176 - STS-004 - Forward middeck locker documentation

S04-24-176 - STS-004 - Forward middeck locker documentation

The original finding aid described this as: Description: Forward middeck locker documentation includes port side with Continuous Flow Electrophoresis System (CFES) experiment control and monitoring module and ... more

S05-05-170 - STS-005 - PLB with ASE sunshield, left wing tip, OMS pods, vertical tail

S05-05-170 - STS-005 - PLB with ASE sunshield, left wing tip, OMS pods...

The original finding aid described this as: Description: Payload bay (PLB) with spacecraft sunshield closed over thermal system covered airborne support equipment (ASE). With PLB doors open left wing tip, orbi... more

S03-19-063 - STS-003 - Earth limb at sunrise and sunburst

S03-19-063 - STS-003 - Earth limb at sunrise and sunburst

The original finding aid described this as: Description: Earth limb documented at sunrise. Subject Terms: ONBOARD ACTIVITIES, EARTH OBSERVATIONS (FROM SPACE), EARTH LIMB, SUN SUNRISE, SPACE TRANSPORTATION SYS... more

S04-26-236 - STS-004 - Side hatch viewing port debris, damage (scratches), streak documentation

S04-26-236 - STS-004 - Side hatch viewing port debris, damage (scratch...

The original finding aid described this as: Description: Side hatch viewing port debris, damage (scratches), streak documentation. Subject Terms: ONBOARD ACTIVITIES, HATCHES, WINDOWS, DEBRIS, DAMAGE ASSESSMEN... more

S05-02-069 - STS-005 - SBS-C satellite mounted on ASE and covered by sunshield in payload bay (PLB)

S05-02-069 - STS-005 - SBS-C satellite mounted on ASE and covered by s...

The original finding aid described this as: Description: Satellite Business Systems (SBS) C satellite mounted on thermal system covered airborne support equipment (ASE) and protected by spacecraft sunshield in... more

S03-23-162 - STS-003 - Pilot Fullerton dons anti-g and ejection escape suit (EES) on middeck

S03-23-162 - STS-003 - Pilot Fullerton dons anti-g and ejection escape...

The original finding aid described this as: Description: Pilot Fullerton dons anti-gravity (anti-g) suit lower torso (161), ejection escape suit (EES), life preserver unit (LPU), on forward port side middeck a... more

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