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Snapshots

  1. Nose of Atlantis

    Snapshot Title: Nose of Atlantis
    Taken by: Randy Sargent

    Image: STS-125 Shuttle Atlantis on Pad 39-A the evening before launch
    Image Owner: Ron Hipschman



    Description:

    Gantry for the crew is set up



  2. Nose of the external tank

    Snapshot Title: Nose of the external tank
    Taken by: Randy Sargent

    Image: STS-125 Shuttle Atlantis on Pad 39-A the evening before launch
    Image Owner: Ron Hipschman



    Description:



  3. Special Job

    Snapshot Title: Special Job
    Taken by: Emmerson Maurilio

    Image: STS-125 Shuttle Atlantis on Pad 39-A the evening before launch
    Image Owner: Ron Hipschman



    Description:

    Special and Spacial! :D



  4. SS Atlantis

    Snapshot Title: SS Atlantis
    Taken by: psrman

    Image: STS-125 Shuttle Atlantis on Pad 39-A the evening before launch
    Image Owner: Ron Hipschman



    Description:

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  5. Sound suppression water tower

    Snapshot Title: Sound suppression water tower
    Taken by: Ron Hipschman

    Image: STS-125 Shuttle Atlantis on Pad 39-A the evening before launch
    Image Owner: Ron Hipschman



    Description:

    This tank holds 300,000 gallons of water that is sprayed beneath the shuttle at launch to keep the sound from damaging the orbiter and the surrounding structure. For scale, the water pipe leading down...



  6. NASA

    Snapshot Title: NASA
    Taken by: Payam Rahmani

    Image: STS-125 Shuttle Atlantis on Pad 39-A the evening before launch
    Image Owner: Ron Hipschman



    Description:

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  7. Limited Area?

    Snapshot Title: Limited Area?
    Taken by: D. Zandstra

    Image: STS-125 Shuttle Atlantis on Pad 39-A the evening before launch
    Image Owner: Ron Hipschman



    Description:

    Not for tele- and zoom lens



  8. Space Shuttle Atlantis

    Snapshot Title: Space Shuttle Atlantis
    Taken by: Ron Hipschman

    Image: STS-125 Shuttle Atlantis on Pad 39-A the evening before launch
    Image Owner: Ron Hipschman



    Description:

    Sitting on Pad 39-A a little less than a day before launch