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  • The original finding aid described this as: Description: During STS-49's fourth extravehicular activity (EVA) session, Mission Specialist Thomas D. Akers grabs a strut and manipulates it above the multipurpose experiment support structure (MPESS) and its grapple fixture while conducting ASEM in the payload bay. This EVA completed a record-setting four sessions of EVA on this nine-day mission. This view was selected by PAO for release to the pu... more
    The original finding aid described this as: Description: During STS-49's fourth extravehicular activity (EVA) session, Mission Specialist Thomas D. Akers grabs a strut and manipulates it above the multipurpose experiment support structure (MPESS) and its grapple fixture while conducting ASEM in the payload bay. This EVA completed a record-setting four sessions of EVA on this nine-day mission. This view was selected by PAO for release to the public. Subject Terms: ASTRONAUTS, ASSEMBLY OF STATION BY EVA METHODS, EXTRAVEHICULAR ACTIVITY, PAYLOAD BAY, LATCHES, STRUTS, STS-49, ENDEAVOUR (ORBITER) Date Taken: 5/15/1992 Categories: EVA Interior_Exterior: Exterior Ground_Orbit: On-orbit Original: Film - 70MM CT Preservation File Format: TIFF feat: NON-EARTHOBS nlat: 27.6 nlon: 149.7 azi: 255 alt: 189 elev: 66. less
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