sic itur ad astra

some of us are looking towards the stars

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Astronaut Kathryn D. Sullivan is assisted by Astronaut Bruce McCandless II in JSC’s Weightless Environment Training Facility (WETF) during an evaluation of of the propellant tank kit (PTK). The PTK, almost totally obscured in this view, attaches to the manned maneuvering unit (MMU). A SUBA-equipped diver monitors the activity. This equipment is actually a dummy representation for feasibility study purposes

Astronaut Kathryn D. Sullivan is assisted by Astronaut Bruce McCandless II in JSC’s Weightless Environment Training Facility (WETF) during an evaluation of of the propellant tank kit (PTK). The PTK, almost totally obscured in this view, attaches to the manned maneuvering unit (MMU). A SUBA-equipped diver monitors the activity. This equipment is actually a dummy representation for feasibility study purposes

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    A pity.
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    Depending on when this was taken, this could’ve been EVA prep for the pre-Challenger Hubble Space Telescope deployment...
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