Support Stand Trolley, Spacelab Instrument Pointing System

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This trolley was used to support and move the Spacelab Instrument Pointing System when it was outside the space shuttle. It is ground support equipment, not flight hardware. NASA delivered the igloo to the Museum on this support stand after the Spacelab program ended.

Transferred from NASA.

Country of Origin
Federal Republic of Germany

Manufacturer
Dornier

Location
Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center in Chantilly, VA
Hangar
James S. McDonnell Space Hangar

Type
EQUIPMENT-Miscellaneous

Materials
aluminum and steel
Dimensions
3-D: 210.8 x 269.2 x 320cm, 1134kg (83 in. x 106 in. x 10 ft. 6 in., 2500lb.)

This trolley was used to support and move the Spacelab Instrument Pointing System when it was outside the space shuttle. It is ground support equipment, not flight hardware. NASA delivered the igloo to the Museum on this support stand after the Spacelab program ended.

Transferred from NASA.

Country of Origin
Federal Republic of Germany

Manufacturer
Dornier

Location
Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center in Chantilly, VA
Hangar
James S. McDonnell Space Hangar

Type
EQUIPMENT-Miscellaneous

Materials
aluminum and steel
Dimensions
3-D: 210.8 x 269.2 x 320cm, 1134kg (83 in. x 106 in. x 10 ft. 6 in., 2500lb.)

ID: A19990001007