NASA Photo ID: S88-55870           File Name: 10063075.jpg
  Film Type: 4x5                     Date Taken: 12/22/88
  Title: STS-27 Atlantis, Orbiter Vehicle (OV) 104, liftoff
  Description:
  STS-27 Atlantis, Orbiter Vehicle (OV) 104, lifts off from Kennedy Space 
  Center (KSC).  View captures OV-104 riding atop the orange external tank 
  (ET) after it has cleared the launch tower and looks from the space shuttle 
  main engines (SSMEs) and tail section to the nose section.   Exhaust
  billows  from the white solid rocket boosters (SRBs).  View provided by KSC
  with  alternate number KSC-88PC-1495.                 
  
  Subject terms:
  ATLANTIS (ORBITER)                      
  CAPE KENNEDY LAUNCH COMPLEX             
  EXHAUST CLOUDS                          
  EXTERNAL TANKS                          
  LIFTOFF (LAUNCHING)                     
  SPACE SHUTTLE BOOSTERS                  
  STS-27                                  
  

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