• Description
  • The original finding aid described this as: Description: Photographic documentation of the Shuttle Plume Impingement Flight Experiment (SPIFEX) hardware attached to the Space Shuttle Discovery during STS-64. The SPIFEX was designed to study the characteristics and behavior of exhaust plumes from Discovery's Reaction Control System (RCS) thrusters. The view of the SPIFEX is obscured by the camera bulb glare reflected in the window through which... more
    The original finding aid described this as: Description: Photographic documentation of the Shuttle Plume Impingement Flight Experiment (SPIFEX) hardware attached to the Space Shuttle Discovery during STS-64. The SPIFEX was designed to study the characteristics and behavior of exhaust plumes from Discovery's Reaction Control System (RCS) thrusters. The view of the SPIFEX is obscured by the camera bulb glare reflected in the window through which the picture was taken. Subject Terms: STS-64, SPACE SHUTTLES, DISCOVERY (ORBITER), SPACEBORNE EXPERIMENTS, PLUMES, IMPINGEMENT, JETS, WINDOWS Date Taken: 9/11/1994 0:00 Categories: Payloads Interior_Exterior: Exterior Ground_Orbit: On-orbit Original: Film - 70MM CT Preservation File Format: TIFF feat: NON-EARTHOBS nlat: 53.3 nlon: -93.3 azi: 289 alt: 140 elev: -8. less
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