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  • The original finding aid described this as: Description: The Telesat Canada's ANIK C-3 satellite is deployed from its protective cradle in the cargo bay of the space shuttle Columbia in this sequence of photographs. Part of Columbia's wings can be seen on both the port and starboard side. Views are included of the closed cradles which held the deployed communications satellites in the payload bay. Subject Terms: COMMUNICATION SATELLITES, PAYLO... more
    The original finding aid described this as: Description: The Telesat Canada's ANIK C-3 satellite is deployed from its protective cradle in the cargo bay of the space shuttle Columbia in this sequence of photographs. Part of Columbia's wings can be seen on both the port and starboard side. Views are included of the closed cradles which held the deployed communications satellites in the payload bay. Subject Terms: COMMUNICATION SATELLITES, PAYLOAD BAY, SPACE SHUTTLE PAYLOADS, DEPLOYMENT, FIRING (IGNITING), ORBIT MANEUVERING ENGINE (SPACE SHUTTLE), STS-5, COLUMBIA (ORBITER) Categories: Payloads Interior_Exterior: Exterior Ground_Orbit: On-orbit Original: Film - 70MM CT Preservation File Format: TIFF feat: CARGO BAY. less
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