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51A-46-055 - STS-51A - 51A Astronauts and satellites

51A-46-055 - STS-51A - 51A Astronauts and satellites

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Summary

The original finding aid described this as:

Description: ``Photographic documentation showing astronauts in Extravehicular Mobility Units (EMU) and satellites. Views include: astronaut Dale A. Gardner, in an EMU and wearing a Manned Maneuvering Unit (MMU), approaches the Westar VI satellite and use a the Apogee Kick Motor Capture Device (ACD).``

Subject Terms: ASTRONAUTS CREWS SATELLITES COMMUNICATION SATELLITES EXTRAVEHICULAR MOBILITY UNITS MANNED MANEUVERING UNITS REMOTE MANIPULATOR SYSTEM SPACE SHUTTLE MISSION 51-A DISCOVERY (ORBITER)

Categories: EVA

Interior_Exterior: Exterior

Ground_Orbit: On-orbit

Original: Film - 70MM CT

Preservation File Format: TIFF

feat: WESTAR VI, EVA
STS-51A

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Date

12/04/1981 - 21/07/2011
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Source

The U.S. National Archives
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