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STS056-03-030 - STS-056 - External fuel tank falling to Earth.

STS056-03-030 - STS-056 - External fuel tank falling to Earth.

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Description: External fuel tank falling to Earth. This sequence of photos, taken from the crew compartment, not the umbilical well, show the external fuel tank at a considerable distance from the vehicle and falling to the surface. Scenes #1 and #2 of this sequence are out of focus.

Subject Terms: STS-56, DISCOVERY (ORBITER), FUELS, FUEL TANKS, EXTERNAL TANKS

Date Taken: 4/17/1993

Categories: ET Separation

Interior_Exterior: Exterior

Ground_Orbit: On-orbit

Original: Film - 35MM CN

Preservation File Format: TIFF
STS-56

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1993
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The U.S. National Archives
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