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Manufacturer:
Ball Aerospace Systems Division  Search this
Materials:
Metal
Dimensions:
3-D: 35.6 x 30.5cm, 0.5kg (14 x 12 in., 1lb.)
Type:
INSTRUMENTS-Navigational
Country of Origin:
United States of America
Summary:
This light shade protected the Shuttle Star Tracker from direct sunlight, which would otherwise overload its optics.
Credit Line:
Transferred from NASA
Inventory Number:
A20000361001
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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National Air and Space Museum Collection
Location:
National Air and Space Museum in Washington, DC
Exhibition:
Time and Navigation
Data Source:
National Air and Space Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nv9e0130ac5-de32-44d9-ac88-45d2b8648f29
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nasm_A20000361001