NASA Photo ID: STS027(S)012        File Name: 10063086.jpg
  Film Type: 35mm                    Date Taken: 12/06/88
  Title: STS-27 Atlantis, OV-104, lands at Edwards Air Force Base (EAFB), California
  Description:
  A cloud of dust, formed by the touchdown of the main landing gear (MLG) and 
  nose landing gear (NLG) on the Mojave Desert sands, trails behind Atlantis, 
  Orbiter Vehicle (OV) 104, as it slows to a stop on Runway 17 dry lake bed
  at  Edwards Air Force Base (EAFB), California.  This aft view of OV-104's
  landing  shows the space shuttle main engines, wings, and tail section with
  vertical  tail rudder / speed brake engaged.  Mountains appear in the
  distance.                
  Subject terms:
  ATLANTIS (ORBITER)                      
  CALIFORNIA                              
  DUST                                    
  LANDING GEAR                            
  LANDING SITES                           
  RUNWAYS                                 
  SPACECRAFT LANDING                      
  STS-27                                  
  

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