NASA Photo ID: S91-26864           File Name: 10064133.jpg
  Film Type: 35mm                    Date Taken: 01/30/91
  Title: Installation of new Generation General Purpose Computer (GPC) compact unit
  Description:
  In the Kennedy Space Center's (KSC's) Orbiter Processing Facility (OPF)
  high  bay 2, Spacecraft Electronics technician Ed Carter (right), wearing
  clean  suit, prepares for (26864) and installs (26865) the new Generation
  General  Purpose Computer (GPC) compact IBM unit in Atlantis', Orbiter
  Vehicle (OV)  104's, middeck avionics bay as Orbiter Systems Quality
  Control technician  Doug Snider looks on.  Both men work for NASA
  contractor Lockheed Space  Operations Company.  All three orbiters are
  being outfitted with the compact  IBM unit, which replaces a two-unit
  earlier generation computer.              
  Subject terms:
  COMPUTER SYSTEMS                        
  DATA SYSTEMS                            
  HARDWARE                                
  INSTALLING                              
  MIDDECK                                 
  ONBOARD EQUIPMENT                       
  PERSONNEL                               
  PREFLIGHT OPERATIONS                    
  

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