Aircraft Catalogue

NASA Space Shuttle

Image #1821


NASA Johnson Space Center, Houston
16th August 2003

More pictures:
Event: Previous  All  Next  
Type: Previous  All  Next  

Astronauts practise grabbing dummy satellites using this robot arm. Although it acts the same way as the Shuttle-borne one, it looks different due to the need to support its own weight in Earth gravity.

Registration search:  
Really basic keyword/name search:  
Jump to event: