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  • The original finding aid described this as: Description: Photographic documentation showing the end effector of the Remote Manipulator System (RMS) of the orbiter Discovery during STS-51D with two extensions (flyswatter) visible above the payload bay. Also visible is the orbiter stabilizer and Orbital Maneuvering System (OMS) pods. Subject Terms: COMMUNICATION SATELLITES, SATELLITES, REPAIRING, REMOTE MANIPULATOR SYSTEM, PAYLOAD BAY, SPACE SHU... more
    The original finding aid described this as: Description: Photographic documentation showing the end effector of the Remote Manipulator System (RMS) of the orbiter Discovery during STS-51D with two extensions (flyswatter) visible above the payload bay. Also visible is the orbiter stabilizer and Orbital Maneuvering System (OMS) pods. Subject Terms: COMMUNICATION SATELLITES, SATELLITES, REPAIRING, REMOTE MANIPULATOR SYSTEM, PAYLOAD BAY, SPACE SHUTTLE MISSION 51-D, DISCOVERY (ORBITER) Date Taken: 4/16/1985 0:00 Categories: Shuttle Configuration Interior_Exterior: Exterior Ground_Orbit: On-orbit Element: Shuttle Payload Bay Original: Film - 70MM CT Preservation File Format: TIFF feat: TAIL/RMS/FLYSWATTER nlat: 26.9 nlon: -174.9 azi: 92 alt: 168 elev: 28. less
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