Detail View: NASA Johnson Space Center Collection: Astronaut Rhea Seddon works on flyswatter-like snagging device

Title: 
Astronaut Rhea Seddon works on flyswatter-like snagging device
Description: 
Astronaut Rhea Seddon begins works on flyswatter-like snagging device to be used as an extension to the remote manipulator system (RMS) arm on Discovery for an attempt to trip a lever on the troubled Syncom-IV satellite. She is seated on the floor of the aft flight deck with a pair of scissors in her mouth. She is using an exacto knife to cut the extension out of plastic. Her jacket is floating in the bottom right edge of the frame.
Date Taken: 
1985-04-17
Program: 
Shuttle
Mission: 
STS-51D
Subject Terms: 
(ORBITER)
facet_who: 
Rhea Seddon
facet_what: 
Rhea
facet_where: 
Johnson Space Center (JSC)
Photo ID: 
STS51D-07-003
Film Type: 
35mm
UID: 
SPD-JSC-STS51D-07-003
original url: 
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