Detail View: NOAA-N Prime Image Gallery: Special Delivery

Title: 
Special Delivery
Creator: 
NASA
Description: 
The NOAA-N Prime spacecraft is offloaded from a C-5 aircraft after arriving at Vandenberg Air Force Base Airfield in California. NOAA-N Prime was built by Lockheed Martin Space Systems Company for its Advanced Television Infrared Observational Satellites -N series. The satellite will be launched from the Western Range at Vandenberg AFB by a United Launch Alliance two-stage Delta II rocket managed by NASA's Launch Service Program at Kennedy Space Center in Florida. Image credit: NASA/Jerry Nagy, VAFB Nov. 4, 2008
Date: 
1/6/09
Identifier: 
299887main_spacecraftarrival_full
MediaType: 
Image
Year: 
2009
Where: 
California
Where: 
Kennedy Space Center (KSC)
Where: 
Florida