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Photos taken 1 March 2014 at the Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center

discovery 1
Service Ports.
People provide a sense of size.
discovery 2
Discovery, looking forward.
discovery 3
Shuttle main engines.
discovery 4
Doors for external tank connections
discovery 5
Windows recessed 4 to 5 inches.
discovery 6
discovery 7
The large circular shaped object in the foreground
is an instrumentation ring from the Saturn V.
discovery 8
Service ports.
discovery 9
Underside of the shuttle.
discovery 10
Closeup of tiles.
discovery 11
Thruster ports.
discovery 12
Nose wheel bay.
discovery 13
Leading edges, tile near root,
changes to carbon composite.
rms 1
rms 2
Base of the Canadarm.

All photos courtesy T. Richter.


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