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  • The original finding aid described this as: Description: Sequence of photos (004 thru 051) depicting the deployement of the Satellite Business System (SBS)-D communications satellite by the STS-41D crew. The cylindrical satellite spins and rises from its protective shield in the space shuttle payload bay. Behind it is another, closed protective cradle for the Syncom IV satellite. The Earth's surface can be seen to the left of the frame. Subjec... more
    The original finding aid described this as: Description: Sequence of photos (004 thru 051) depicting the deployement of the Satellite Business System (SBS)-D communications satellite by the STS-41D crew. The cylindrical satellite spins and rises from its protective shield in the space shuttle payload bay. Behind it is another, closed protective cradle for the Syncom IV satellite. The Earth's surface can be seen to the left of the frame. Subject Terms: SPACE SHUTTLE MISSION 41-D ARTIFICIAL SATELLITES SYNCOM SATELLITES Date Taken: 8/31/1984 Categories: Payloads Interior_Exterior: Exterior Ground_Orbit: On-orbit Original: Film - 70MM CT Preservation File Format: TIFF feat: CARGO BAY nlat: -22.9 nlon: -17 azi: 107 alt: 162 elev: 13. less
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