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  • The original finding aid described this as: Description: STS-49 Mission Specialist (MS) Thomas D. Akers inserts a third strut into a node ball locked into a payload retention latch assembly (PRLA) on the starboard side on Endeavour's, Orbiter Vehicle (OV) 105's, payload bay (PLB). During STS-49's fourth extravehicular activity (EVA) session, Akers is evaluating the Assembly of Station by Extravehicular Activity (EVA) Methods (ASEM). This EVA c... more
    The original finding aid described this as: Description: STS-49 Mission Specialist (MS) Thomas D. Akers inserts a third strut into a node ball locked into a payload retention latch assembly (PRLA) on the starboard side on Endeavour's, Orbiter Vehicle (OV) 105's, payload bay (PLB). During STS-49's fourth extravehicular activity (EVA) session, Akers is evaluating the Assembly of Station by Extravehicular Activity (EVA) Methods (ASEM). This EVA completed a record-setting four sessions of EVA on this nine-day mission . Subject Terms: ASTRONAUTS, ASSEMBLY OF STATION BY EVA METHODS, EXTRAVEHICULAR ACTIVITY, PAYLOAD BAY, LATCHES, STRUTS, STS-49, ENDEAVOUR (ORBITER) Date Taken: 5/15/1992 Categories: EVA Interior_Exterior: Exterior Ground_Orbit: On-orbit Original: Film - 70MM CT Preservation File Format: TIFF feat: NON-EARTHOBS tilt: 0 nlat: 21 nlon: 121.5 azi: 112 alt: 191 elev: 85. less
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