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PANSAT satellite deployment from STS-95 Discovery's payload bay

1998-10-30

NASA

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STS095-E-5040 (30 Oct. 1998) --- PANSAT, a nonrecoverable satellite developed by the Naval Postgraduate School (NPS) in Monterey, California, is deployed from the cargo bay of the Earth-orbiting Space Shuttle Discovery. The small ball-shaped payload is basically a tiny telecommunications satellite. The photo was recorded with an electronic still camera (ESC) at 1:49:13 GMT, Oct. 30.

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  • Title: PANSAT satellite deployment from STS-95 Discovery's payload bay
  • Date Created: 1998-10-30
  • Rights: JSC
  • Album: mgwhite

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