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STS062-16-033 - STS-062 - Shuttle Solar Backscatter Ultraviolet (SSBUV) in Columbia's payload bay

STS062-16-033 - STS-062 - Shuttle Solar Backscatter Ultraviolet (SSBUV) in Columbia's payload bay

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Summary

The original finding aid described this as:

Description: Photographic documentation of the Shuttle Solar Backscatter Ultraviolet (SSBUV) in the Space Shuttle Columbia's payload bay taken during STS-62. SSBUV provides more accurate and reliable readings of global ozone and aids in the calibration of similar ozone-measuring instruments on NASA and National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration satellites.

Subject Terms: SPACE SHUTTLES, COLUMBIA (ORBITER), STS-62, PAYLOAD BAY, SPACEBORNE EXPERIMENTS, OZONE DEPLETION, INSTRUMENTS, OZONOSPHERE, ONBOARD EQUIPMENT

Date Taken: 5/29/1997

Categories: Payload Bay

Interior_Exterior: Exterior

Ground_Orbit: On-orbit

Original: Film - 35MM CN

Preservation File Format: TIFF
STS-62

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Date

1997
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Source

The U.S. National Archives
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