• Creator
  • National Aeronautics and Space Administration. Lyndon B. Johnson Space Center. 2/17/1973-
  • Created Date
  • 1981-04-12/2011-07-21
  • Description
  • The original finding aid described this as: Description: This photo of the docking alignment mechanism and part of the docking tunnel of the Space Shuttle Atlantis was taken with an electronic still camera a short time before Atlantis performed its historic docking with the Mir Space Station. This image is the first ever electronically recorded still image to be downlinked in color, as part of a development test objective (DTO). The electroni... more
    The original finding aid described this as: Description: This photo of the docking alignment mechanism and part of the docking tunnel of the Space Shuttle Atlantis was taken with an electronic still camera a short time before Atlantis performed its historic docking with the Mir Space Station. This image is the first ever electronically recorded still image to be downlinked in color, as part of a development test objective (DTO). The electronic still camera had flown aboard several Space Shuttle missions in the past, but each of those occasions involved black and white imagery only. Subject Terms: ATLANTIS (ORBITER), SPACECRAFT DOCKING, MODULES, HARDWARE, PAYLOAD BAY, STS-71 Date Taken: 7/1/1995 Categories: Payload Bay Interior_Exterior: Exterior Ground_Orbit: On-orbit Original: Digital Still Preservation File Format: TIFF feat: NON-EARTHOBS less
  • Format
  • Magnetic Disk
    Photographic Print
    Magnetic Media
    Photographic Materials
  • Rights
  • Unrestricted