Detail View: NASA Johnson Space Center Collection: Mir space station as seen from STS-63 Discovery

Title: 
Mir space station as seen from STS-63 Discovery
Description: 
Cumulus and other clouds over the ocean form the backdrop for this scene of Russia's Mir space station during rendezvous operations by the Space Shuttle Discovery and Mir. This photographs was taken as Discovery was firing its Reaction Control Subsystem (RCS) thrusters to seperate from Mir's proximity.
Date Taken: 
1995-02-06
Program: 
Shuttle
Mission: 
STS-063
Subject Terms: 
(ORBITER)
facet_what: 
Russian Mir Space Station
facet_where: 
Johnson Space Center (JSC)
Photo ID: 
STS063-708-095
Film Type: 
70mm
UID: 
SPD-JSC-STS063-708-095
original url: 
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