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  • The original finding aid described this as: Description: The International Telecommunications Organization Satellite (INTELSAT) VI F-3 after its separation from Endeavour, Orbiter Vehicle (OV) 105, during STS-49 on orbit capture, repair and servicing mission. With the new vertical perigee stage in place, INTELSAT VI is on its way to an eventual arrival at geosynchronous Earth orbit. Clouds over the open ocean serve as the backdrop for the INTE... more
    The original finding aid described this as: Description: The International Telecommunications Organization Satellite (INTELSAT) VI F-3 after its separation from Endeavour, Orbiter Vehicle (OV) 105, during STS-49 on orbit capture, repair and servicing mission. With the new vertical perigee stage in place, INTELSAT VI is on its way to an eventual arrival at geosynchronous Earth orbit. Clouds over the open ocean serve as the backdrop for the INTELSAT VI deployment. Subject Terms: STS-49, ENDEAVOUR (ORBITER), INTELSAT SATELLITES, BOOSTER ROCKET ENGINES, EARTH LIMB, CLOUDS Date Taken: 8/20/1999 Categories: Payloads Interior_Exterior: Exterior Ground_Orbit: On-orbit Original: Film - 70MM CT Preservation File Format: TIFF feat: NON-EARTHOBS. less
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