Support Stand, Spacelab Subsystems Igloo

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Display Status:

This object is on display in the Space Science exhibition at the Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center in Chantilly, VA.

Collection Item Summary:

This framework supports the Spacelab subsystems igloo when it is outside the Space Shuttle. It is ground support equipment, not flight hardware. NASA delivered the igloo to the Museum on this support stand after the Spacelab program ended.

Collection Item Long Description:

Inventory Number

A19990001004

Credit Line

Transferred from NASA.

Manufacturer

Country of Origin

Belgium

Materials

Blue-painted steel

Dimensions

  • 3-D: 76.2 x 76.2 x 76.2cm (30 x 30 x 30 in.)
  • Storage (Crate): 9ft 12in. x 4ft 12in. x 4ft 12in. (304.8 x 152.4 x 152.4cm)

Data Source

National Air and Space Museum

Restrictions & Rights

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

Type

EQUIPMENT-Miscellaneous