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  • The original finding aid described this as: Description: View of a pallet in the STS-114 orbiter Discovery payload bay carrying a variety of damaged Shuttle tiles and Reinforced Carbon-Carbon (RCC) samples. These samples will be used during Detailed Test Objective 848 (DTO 848) - Orbiter Thermal Protection System (TPS) Repair Techniques. Some of the carbon-silicon carbide powder, together known as NOAX (short for Non-Oxide Adhesive eXperimenta... more
    The original finding aid described this as: Description: View of a pallet in the STS-114 orbiter Discovery payload bay carrying a variety of damaged Shuttle tiles and Reinforced Carbon-Carbon (RCC) samples. These samples will be used during Detailed Test Objective 848 (DTO 848) - Orbiter Thermal Protection System (TPS) Repair Techniques. Some of the carbon-silicon carbide powder, together known as NOAX (short for Non-Oxide Adhesive eXperimental) is visible on the edge of the pallet as well as on the tiles. Subject Terms: Thermal Protection, Spaceborne Experiments, Payload Bay, STS-114, Discovery (Orbiter) Date Taken: 7/30/2005 Categories: Experiment (Non-medical) Interior_Exterior: Exterior Ground_Orbit: On-orbit Original: Digital Still Preservation File Format: TIFF. less
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