Subchassis Assembly, DAS, Voyager Spacecraft

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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 circuit board is a component of the Voyager 2 spacecraft's attitude and control system. Built by the jet Propulsion Laboratory of Pasadena, California, it is a flight-qualified spare, which were used in laboratory simulations to resolve in-flight problems encountered by the Voyager spacecraft.

In 1986, Voyager 2 passed close to the planet Uranus and transmitted images of its surface back to Earth.

Transferred from the Jet Propulsion Laboratory.

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

Credit Line

Transfer from NASA

Materials

  • Anodized Aluminum
  • Phenolic
  • Epoxy
  • Aluminum
  • Plastic
  • Copper
  • Gold
  • Steel

Dimensions

Overall: 1 1/16in. x 7 1/4in. x 1ft 3 1/8in. (2.7 x 18.42 x 38.42cm)

Country of Origin

United States of America

Type

SPACECRAFT-Unmanned-Parts & Structural Components

Inventory Number

A19990064001