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  • The original finding aid described this as: Description: Photographic documentation showing the Syncom-IV communications satellite deploying from the payload bay of the orbiter Discovery in a frisbee fashion. A portion of the cloudy surface of the earth is visible on the left. Subject Terms: COMMUNICATION SATELLITES DEPLOYMENT PAYLOAD BAY SPACE SHUTTLE MISSION 51-I DISCOVERY (ORBITER) Date Taken: 8/29/1985 Categories: Payloads Interior_Exterio... more
    The original finding aid described this as: Description: Photographic documentation showing the Syncom-IV communications satellite deploying from the payload bay of the orbiter Discovery in a frisbee fashion. A portion of the cloudy surface of the earth is visible on the left. Subject Terms: COMMUNICATION SATELLITES DEPLOYMENT PAYLOAD BAY SPACE SHUTTLE MISSION 51-I DISCOVERY (ORBITER) Date Taken: 8/29/1985 Categories: Payloads Interior_Exterior: Exterior Ground_Orbit: On-orbit Element: Shuttle Payload Bay Original: Film - 70MM CT Preservation File Format: TIFF feat: LEASAT IV-F4 DEPLOYMENT nlat: -1.5 nlon: 9.8 azi: 36 alt: 194 elev: 76. less
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