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S06-40-705 - STS-006 - View of the deployed TDRS from aft cabin window of the STS-6 Challenger

S06-40-705 - STS-006 - View of the deployed TDRS from aft cabin window of the STS-6 Challenger

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Summary

The original finding aid described this as:

Description: View of the deployed tracking and data relay satellite (TDRS) and its inertial upper stage (IUS) photographed from the aft flight deck window of the shuttle Challenger. The second multicolored cluster is a window reflection. View captures the relative separation between the TDRS and the Challenger. Many views are very dark.

Subject Terms: INERTIAL UPPER STAGE PAYLOAD DEPLOYMENT & RETRIEVAL SYSTEM TDR SATELLITES STS-6 CHALLENGER (ORBITER) ONBOARD ACTIVITIES

Categories: Payloads

Interior_Exterior: Exterior

Ground_Orbit: On-orbit

Original: Film - 70MM CT

Preservation File Format: TIFF

feat: IUS/TDRS SEPARATION
STS-6

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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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