Detail View: NASA Kennedy Center Media Archive Collection: KENNEDY SPACE CENTER, FLA. -- In the early morning, the payload canister containing the U.S. Lab Destiny arrives at the Rotating Service Structure at Launch Pad 39A. The canister will be lifted to the payload changeout room above and Destiny removed, then transferred to the payload bay of Atlantis for mission STS-98. Destiny, a key element in the construction of the International Space Station, is designed for space science experiments. STS-98 is the seventh construction flight to the ISS. Launch of STS-98 is scheduled for Jan. 19 at 2:11 a.m. EST

Description: 
KENNEDY SPACE CENTER, FLA. -- In the early morning, the payload canister containing the U.S. Lab Destiny arrives at the Rotating Service Structure at Launch Pad 39A. The canister will be lifted to the payload changeout room above and Destiny removed, then transferred to the payload bay of Atlantis for mission STS-98. Destiny, a key element in the construction of the International Space Station, is designed for space science experiments. STS-98 is the seventh construction flight to the ISS. Launch of STS-98 is scheduled for Jan. 19 at 2:11 a.m. EST
Release Date: 
01/03/2001
Photo Credit: 
NASA or National Aeronautics and Space Administration
Release: 
National Aeronautics and Space Administration John F. Kennedy Space Center Kennedy Space Center, Florida 32899
facet_what: 
Destiny
facet_where: 
Florida
facet_when: 
01-03-2001
facet_when_year: 
2001
Photo Number: 
KSC-01PP-0092
UID: 
SPD-KSCMA-KSC-01PP-0092
original url: 
http://mediaarchive.ksc.nasa.gov/detail.cfm?mediaid=7156