• Description
  • The original finding aid described this as: Description: Deploy of Western Union's Westar VI communication satellite from shuttle Challenger's payload bay. The sunshield opens and the Westar satellite spins out of its cradle. The Shuttle Pallet Satellite (SPAS-1A) is located in the center of the open cargo bay. Alternate numbering (order negatives by S-number): S84-27363 (41B-32-1235) Subject Terms: STS-41B CHALLENGER (ORBITER) COMMUNICATION S... more
    The original finding aid described this as: Description: Deploy of Western Union's Westar VI communication satellite from shuttle Challenger's payload bay. The sunshield opens and the Westar satellite spins out of its cradle. The Shuttle Pallet Satellite (SPAS-1A) is located in the center of the open cargo bay. Alternate numbering (order negatives by S-number): S84-27363 (41B-32-1235) Subject Terms: STS-41B CHALLENGER (ORBITER) COMMUNICATION SATELLITES DEPLOYMENT PAYLOAD BAY Date Taken: 2/3/1984 Categories: Payloads Interior_Exterior: Exterior Ground_Orbit: On-orbit Original: Film - 70MM CT Preservation File Format: TIFF feat: WESTAR VI DEPLOY. less
  • Rights
  • Unrestricted