Magellan-Spacecraft-Preparation

Magellan Spacecraft Preparation

Magellan Spacecraft Preparation

Space Shuttle Photos – The Magellan spacecraft with its attached Inertial Upper Stage booster is in the orbiter Atlantis payload bay prior to closure of the doors at T-3 days to launch from pad 39B. Launch of Magellan and Space Shuttle Mission STS-30 is targeted for Friday, April 28, 1989. The 23 minute launch window opens at 2:24 p.m.

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