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Spacelab Instrument Pointing System

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This object is on display in the James S. McDonnell Space Hangar room at Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center in Chantilly, VA.

Collection Item Summary:

This trolley was used to support and move the Spacelab Instrument Pointing System when it was 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:

Data Source

National Air and Space Museum

Rights

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

Manufacturer

Dornier

Credit Line

Transferred from NASA.

Materials

aluminum and steel

Dimensions

3-D: 210.8 x 269.2 x 320cm, 1134kg (83 in. x 106 in. x 10 ft. 6 in., 2500lb.)

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National Air and Space Museum Collection

Country of Origin

Federal Republic of Germany

Type

EQUIPMENT-Miscellaneous

Inventory Number

A19990001007