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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 tail against Earth's surface

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Summary

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, orbital maneuvering system (OMS) pods, vertical tail, and Earth's surface appear in the background. Earth observations include: Bahamas; Catalina Island; Eleuthera Island.

Subject Terms: ONBOARD ACTIVITIES, PAYLOAD BAY, THERMAL PROTECTION, COLUMBIA (ORBITER), TAIL ASSEMBLIES EARTH OBSERVATIONS (FROM SPACE), BAHAMAS, SPACE SHUTTLE PAYLOADS, SPACE TRANSPORTATION SYSTEM 31-A

Date Taken: 11/16/1982

Categories: Payload Bay

Interior_Exterior: Exterior

Ground_Orbit: On-orbit

Original: Film - 35MM CN

Preservation File Format: TIFF
STS-5

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Date

1982
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Source

The U.S. National Archives
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