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  • The original finding aid described this as: Description: The Gamma Ray Observatory (GRO) drifts in space after deployment from Atlantis, Orbiter Vehicle (OV) 104. Visible on the GRO as it drifts away are the four complement instruments: the Energetic Gamma Ray Experiment (bottom); Imaging Compton Telescope (COMPTEL) (center); Oriented Scintillation Spectrometer Experiment (OSSE) (top); and Burst and Transient Source Experiment (BATSE) (at four... more
    The original finding aid described this as: Description: The Gamma Ray Observatory (GRO) drifts in space after deployment from Atlantis, Orbiter Vehicle (OV) 104. Visible on the GRO as it drifts away are the four complement instruments: the Energetic Gamma Ray Experiment (bottom); Imaging Compton Telescope (COMPTEL) (center); Oriented Scintillation Spectrometer Experiment (OSSE) (top); and Burst and Transient Source Experiment (BATSE) (at four corners). GRO's solar array (SA) panels are extended and are in orbit configuration. Subject Terms: STS-37, ATLANTIS (ORBITER), GAMMA RAY OBSERVATORY, SOLAR ARRAYS Date Taken: 4/7/1991 Categories: Payloads Interior_Exterior: Exterior Ground_Orbit: On-orbit Original: Film - 70MM CT Preservation File Format: TIFF feat: GRO PAYLOAD. less
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