KENNEDY SPACE CENTER, FLA. -- In the Multi-Payload Processing Facility (MPPF), workers watch as the Hitchhiker Bridge, with several Get-Away Special canisters (GAS cans) for mission ST-107, is lifted off the ground. The bridge is being moved to a workstand in the MPPF. The bridge is a carrier for the Fast Reaction Experiments Enabling Science, Technology, Applications and Research (FREESTAR) that incorporates eight high priority secondary attached shuttle experiments on mission STS-107. A research mission, the primary payload is the first flight of the SHI Research Double Module (SHI/RDM), also known as SPACEHAB. The experiments range from material sciences to life sciences. STS-107 is scheduled to launch July 11, 2002 (Photo Release Date: 03/28/2002 )
KSC-02PD-0418 - Raw ASCII Text Caption file
KSC-02PD-0418 - Low (GIF Format, 320x240 pixels x 256 colors, approx 50 Kbytes)
KSC-02PD-0418 - Medium (JPEG format, 1024x768 pixels x 256 colors, approx 250 Kbytes)
KSC-02PD-0418 - High (JPEG, 2040x2640 pixels x 16 million colors, approx 400 Kbytes)
STS-107 KSC Photo IndexNext Image KSC-02PD-0419
DISCLAIMER: No copyright protection is asserted for these photographs.
If a recognizable person appears in this photograph, use for commercial purposes may infringe a right of privacy or publicity. It may not be used to state or imply the endorsement by NASA of a commercial product. These photographs are available for preview and download in electronic digital form ONLY. They may not be ordered from NASA in photograph form. (See NASA Copyright Notice)