Support Stand, Spacelab Laboratory Module

Support Stand, Spacelab Laboratory Module

     

This framework supports the Spacelab module when it is outside the space shuttle. It is ground support equipment, not flight hardware. NASA delivered the laboratory module to the Museum on this support stand after the Spacelab program ended.

Transferred from NASA.

Country of Origin
Federal Republic of Germany

Manufacturer
ERNO, VFW Fokker

Location
Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center, Chantilly, VA
Exhibit Station
Space Science

Type
EQUIPMENT-Miscellaneous

Materials
steel
Dimensions
3-D: 762 x 457.2 x 121.9cm, 4536kg (25 ft. x 15 ft. x 48 in., 10000lb.)

This framework supports the Spacelab module when it is outside the space shuttle. It is ground support equipment, not flight hardware. NASA delivered the laboratory module to the Museum on this support stand after the Spacelab program ended.

Transferred from NASA.

Country of Origin
Federal Republic of Germany

Manufacturer
ERNO, VFW Fokker

Location
Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center, Chantilly, VA
Exhibit Station
Space Science

Type
EQUIPMENT-Miscellaneous

Materials
steel
Dimensions
3-D: 762 x 457.2 x 121.9cm, 4536kg (25 ft. x 15 ft. x 48 in., 10000lb.)

ID: A19990001001