• Description
  • The original finding aid described this as: Description: STS-49 Mission Specialist (MS) Thomas ``Tom`` Akers (diagonal stripe) goes through a stowage box on the multipurpose experiment support structure (MPESS) during the construction of the Assembly of Station by Extravehicular Activity (EVA) Methods (ASEM) in Endeavour's, Orbiter Vehicle (OV) 105's, payload bay (PLB). The scene is back-dropped against scattered clouds and Earth. The remote m... more
    The original finding aid described this as: Description: STS-49 Mission Specialist (MS) Thomas ``Tom`` Akers (diagonal stripe) goes through a stowage box on the multipurpose experiment support structure (MPESS) during the construction of the Assembly of Station by Extravehicular Activity (EVA) Methods (ASEM) in Endeavour's, Orbiter Vehicle (OV) 105's, payload bay (PLB). The scene is back-dropped against scattered clouds and Earth. The remote manipulator system (RMS) appears on the bottom left of the image and the initial ASEM structure is visible off the starboard side of Endeavour. Subject Terms: STS-49, ENDEAVOUR (ORBITER), ASSEMBLY OF STATION BY EVA METHODS, ASTRONAUTS, CREW PROCEDURES (INFLIGHT), EXTRAVEHICULAR ACTIVITY, STRUTS, EXTRAVEHICULAR MOBILITY UNITS, MAN OPERATED PROPULSION SYSTEMS, PAYLOAD BAY, EARTH SURFACE Date Taken: 5/14/1992 Categories: EVA Interior_Exterior: Exterior Ground_Orbit: On-orbit Original: Film - 70MM CT Preservation File Format: TIFF feat: NON-EARTHOBS nlat: 12.7 nlon: 102.4 azi: 73 alt: 192 elev: 65. less
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