Detail View: NASA Johnson Space Center Collection: Replicas of the Santa Maria, Nina, Pinta sail by OV-105 on KSC LC Pad 39B

Title: 
Replicas of the Santa Maria, Nina, Pinta sail by OV-105 on KSC LC Pad 39B
Description: 
Replicas of Christopher Columbus' sailing ships Santa Maria, Nina, and Pinta sail by Endeavour, Orbiter Vehicle (OV) 105, on Kennedy Space Center (KSC) Launch Complex (LC) Pad 39B awaiting liftoff on its maiden voyage, STS-49. This view was taken from the water showing the three ships silhouetted in the foreground with OV-105 on mobile launcher platform profiled against fixed service structure (FSS) tower and rectracted rotating service structure (RSS) in the background. Next to the launch pad (at right) are the sound suppression water system tower and the liquid hydrogen (LH2) storage tank. View provided by KSC with alternate number KSC-92PC-970.
Date Taken: 
1992-06-18
Program: 
Shuttle
Mission: 
STS-049
Subject Terms: 
(ORBITER)
facet_what: 
Launch Pad 39B
facet_where: 
Columbus
Photo ID: 
S92-39076
Film Type: 
4x5
UID: 
SPD-JSC-S92-39076
original url: 
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