Detail View: Stennis Space Center Collection: Public views evening engine test of a Space Shuttle Main Engine

Title: 
Public views evening engine test of a Space Shuttle Main Engine
Creator: 
NASA/Stennis Space Center
Subject: 
Main engine test, public engine test, Space Shuttle Main Engine, SSME
Description: 
Over the past year, more than 20,000 people came to Stennis Space Center to witness the "shake, rattle and roar' of one of the world's most sophisticated engines. Stennis Space Center in south Mississippi is NASA's lead center for rocket propulsion testing. StenniSphere, the visitor center for Stennis Space Center, hosted more than 250,000 visitors in its first year of operation. Of those visitors, 26.4 percent were from Louisiana.
Date: 
4/21/01
Identifier: 
01-086-30
MediaType: 
Image
Year: 
2001
What: 
Space Shuttle Orbiter
Where: 
Stennis Space Center (SSC)
Where: 
Mississippi
Where: 
Louisiana