Container, Star Tracker

Container, Star Tracker

     

This container was fabricated by Ball Aerospace to hold the Shuttle Star Tracker for safe shipment. The tracker itself is fragile and requires special handling; therefore this container should be used whenever the tracker is moved.

Transferred from NASA to the Museum in 2000.

Transfer from NASA

Manufacturer
Ball Aerospace Systems Division

Type
INSTRUMENTS-Navigational

Materials
Hard plastic shell, with padding inside.
Dimensions
3-D: 61 x 61 x 76.2cm (24 x 24 x 30 in.)

This container was fabricated by Ball Aerospace to hold the Shuttle Star Tracker for safe shipment. The tracker itself is fragile and requires special handling; therefore this container should be used whenever the tracker is moved.

Transferred from NASA to the Museum in 2000.

Transfer from NASA

Manufacturer
Ball Aerospace Systems Division

Type
INSTRUMENTS-Navigational

Materials
Hard plastic shell, with padding inside.
Dimensions
3-D: 61 x 61 x 76.2cm (24 x 24 x 30 in.)

ID: A20000361002