NASA Photo ID: STS027(S)006        File Name: 10063072.jpg
  Film Type: 70mm                    Date Taken: 12/06/88
  Title: STS-27 Atlantis, OV-104, lifts off from KSC Launch Complex Pad 39B
  Description:
  This aerial view of Kennedy Space Center (KSC) KSC Launch Complex (LC) Pad 
  39B shows Atlantis, Orbiter Vehicle (OV) 104, soaring into space, leaving a 
  exhaust plume, and riding atop the glow of the firing solid rocket boosters 
  (SRBs) and space shuttle main engines (SSMEs).  The exhaust cloud covers
  the  mobile launcher platform and launch pad.  The Atlantic Ocean is seen
  behind  OV-104 as it heads for its third mission, STS-27, a Department of
  Defense  (DOD) dedicated mission.               
  
  Subject terms:
  AERIAL PHOTOGRAPHY                      
  ATLANTIS (ORBITER)                      
  CAPE KENNEDY LAUNCH COMPLEX             
  LAUNCHING PADS                          
  LIFTOFF (LAUNCHING)                     
  STS-27                                  
  

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