ATM, Film Magazine, S-054 X-ray Spectrograph

ATM, Film Magazine, S-054 X-ray Spectrograph

     

Back-up film magazine assembly for the S-054 X-ray spectrograph experiment intended for use on a planned second Apollo Telescope Mount (ATM). The ATM was the major scientific instrument aboard Skylab, which was put into Earth orbit in May 1973 and operated for 8 months. ATM included eight major scientific instruments, as well as a number of smaller experiments, and was designed to be operated by three sets of visiting astronauts. The magazine was transferred from NASA's Marshall Space Flight Center in 1986.

Transferred from the National Aeronautics and Space Administration

Country of Origin
United States of America

Manufacturer
American Science & Engineering, Incorporated

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

Type
INSTRUMENTS-Scientific

Materials
Mixed metals and plastic
Dimensions
3-D: 57.2 x 17.8 x 31.8cm (22 1/2 x 7 x 12 1/2 in.)

Back-up film magazine assembly for the S-054 X-ray spectrograph experiment intended for use on a planned second Apollo Telescope Mount (ATM). The ATM was the major scientific instrument aboard Skylab, which was put into Earth orbit in May 1973 and operated for 8 months. ATM included eight major scientific instruments, as well as a number of smaller experiments, and was designed to be operated by three sets of visiting astronauts. The magazine was transferred from NASA's Marshall Space Flight Center in 1986.

Transferred from the National Aeronautics and Space Administration

Country of Origin
United States of America

Manufacturer
American Science & Engineering, Incorporated

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

Type
INSTRUMENTS-Scientific

Materials
Mixed metals and plastic
Dimensions
3-D: 57.2 x 17.8 x 31.8cm (22 1/2 x 7 x 12 1/2 in.)

ID: A19860274000