Click to enlargeSTS030 Magellan Deploy Photo

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Inertial upper stage (IUS) with Magellan spacecraft is deployed from the payload bay (PLB) of Atlantis, Orbiter Vehicle (OV) 104, during STS-30. IUS with Magellan drifts above PLB airborne support equipment (ASE) forward cradle and aft frame tilt actuator (AFTA) table. In the background, OV-104's orbital maneuvering system (OMS) pods and the Earth's limb are visible.

Date Taken: May 8, 1989
Credits: Johnson Space Center NASA

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