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  • The original finding aid described this as: Description: View showing a gap in a thermal blanket on the port side of the shuttle, was studied closely by mission control personnel on Saturday after a STS-117 crewmember recorded a series of survey photos with a digital still camera. The gap, about 4 inches, appears to be the result of an unusual fold in the blanket. A video camera on Space Shuttle Atlantis robot arm captured this view after laun... more
    The original finding aid described this as: Description: View showing a gap in a thermal blanket on the port side of the shuttle, was studied closely by mission control personnel on Saturday after a STS-117 crewmember recorded a series of survey photos with a digital still camera. The gap, about 4 inches, appears to be the result of an unusual fold in the blanket. A video camera on Space Shuttle Atlantis robot arm captured this view after launch during a standard arm checkout and payload bay survey. Subject Terms: STS-117, Atlantis (Orbiter), Remote Manipulator System, Blankets, Thermal Insulation, Surveys Date Taken: 6/9/2007 Categories: Flight Station Interior_Exterior: Exterior Ground_Orbit: On-orbit Original: Digital Still Preservation File Format: TIFF. less
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