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41C-22-902 - STS-41C - Views of EVA to repair SMM

41C-22-902 - STS-41C - Views of EVA to repair SMM

 
 
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Description: Views of the extravehicular activity (EVA) in the space shuttle Challenger's payload bay to repair the Solar Maximum Mission (SMM) satellite. Views include Astronaut James van Hoften using a trunnion pin attachment device (TPAD) to work on a faulty attitude control module on the SMM satellite. He is anchored to a ``cherry picker`` device which involves a foot restraint/work station connected to the remote manipulator system (RMS).

Subject Terms: ASTRONAUTS, REPAIRING, SATELLITES, EXTRAVEHICULAR ACTIVITY, EXTRAVEHICULAR MOBILITY UNITS, PAYLOAD BAY, SPACE SHUTTLE MISSION 41-C, CHALLENGER (ORBITER)

Categories: EVA

Interior_Exterior: Exterior

Ground_Orbit: On-orbit

Original: Film - 35MM CN

Preservation File Format: TIFF
STS-41C

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Date

1992
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Source

The U.S. National Archives
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