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Snapshots

  1. Nice girl

    Snapshot Title: Nice girl
    Taken by: jaycee

    Image: Space Shuttle Discovery Sunrise at Launch Pad
    Image Owner: Susan Poulton



    Description:

    Cute face



  2. Rotating Service Structure

    Snapshot Title: Rotating Service Structure
    Taken by: Susan Poulton

    Image: Space Shuttle Discovery Sunrise at Launch Pad
    Image Owner: Susan Poulton



    Description:

    This "gate" is the Rotating Service Structure or RSS. In a day or two, it will close like a door and cover the shuttle on the launch pad, partially for protection and also to create a working gantry f...



  3. Space Shuttle Discovery

    Snapshot Title: Space Shuttle Discovery
    Taken by: Susan Poulton

    Image: Space Shuttle Discovery Sunrise at Launch Pad
    Image Owner: Susan Poulton



    Description:

    Space shuttle discovery at sunrise after crawling over to the launch pad throughout the night before.



  4. Discovery Banner

    Snapshot Title: Discovery Banner
    Taken by: Susan Poulton

    Image: Space Shuttle Discovery Sunrise at Launch Pad
    Image Owner: Susan Poulton



    Description:

    A space shuttle tradition, this banner is hung on the back of the crawler as the shuttle moves over to the launch pad. It is signed by all the workers who helped get the shuttle launch ready. After a ...