• Description
  • The original finding aid described this as: Description: Photographic documentation showing the Advanced Communications Technology Satellite (ACTS)/Transfer Orbit Stage (TOS) deployed. 053-056 shows it just deployed and backdropped by the earth. 057-065 shows ACTS/TOS growing smaller. Subject Terms: COMMUNICATION SATELLITES, ARTIFICIAL SATELLITES, DEPLOYMENT, ACTS, STS-51, DISCOVERY (ORBITER) Date Taken: 9/12/1993 Categories: Payloads Interior... more
    The original finding aid described this as: Description: Photographic documentation showing the Advanced Communications Technology Satellite (ACTS)/Transfer Orbit Stage (TOS) deployed. 053-056 shows it just deployed and backdropped by the earth. 057-065 shows ACTS/TOS growing smaller. Subject Terms: COMMUNICATION SATELLITES, ARTIFICIAL SATELLITES, DEPLOYMENT, ACTS, STS-51, DISCOVERY (ORBITER) Date Taken: 9/12/1993 Categories: Payloads Interior_Exterior: Exterior Ground_Orbit: On-orbit Original: Film - 70MM CT Preservation File Format: TIFF feat: NON-EARTHOBS nlat: -15.4 nlon: -105.5 azi: 295 alt: 162 elev: 49. less
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