Electronics Box, Main, Shuttle

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Display Status:

This object is not on display at the National Air and Space Museum. It is either on loan or in storage.

Collection Item Summary:

This is the main electronics box, built by the Ball Aerospace company, from the High Altitude Observatory Coronograph, an experiment flown on the Space Shuttle as part of the Solar Maximum Mission, possibly in April 1984.

Transferred from the National Aeronautics and Space Administration

Collection Item Long Description:

Data Source

National Air and Space Museum

Restrictions & Rights

Do not reproduce without permission from the Smithsonian Institution, National Air and Space Museum

Manufactured for

NASA, Goddard Space Flight Center

Credit Line

Transferred from the National Aeronautics and Space Administration

Materials

  • Aluminum
  • Gold
  • Plastic
  • Cotton
  • Ink
  • Polyurethane
  • Paint

Dimensions

Other: 5 1/2in. x 1ft 6 1/8in. x 1ft 2 1/4in. (13.97 x 46.04 x 36.2cm)

Country of Origin

United States of America

Type

EQUIPMENT-Electronics

Inventory Number

A19970492000