Reaction Jet Driver, Forward, Space 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 device is part of the Shuttle orbiter avionics and was used to control the orbiter's reaction control system (RCS). It is probably flown hardware. If so, actualy flight history is unkown. The device was transfered from NASA in 2014.

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

Manufacturer

Credit Line

Transferred from the National Aeronautics and Space Administration, Kennedy Space Center

Materials

Aluminum, paint, paper, electronics

Dimensions

3-D: 52.1 x 26.7 x 16.5cm (20 1/2 x 10 1/2 x 6 1/2 in.)

Country of Origin

United States of America

Type

INSTRUMENTS

Inventory Number

A20181665000