NASA Photo ID: STS052(S)051        File Name: 10065323.jpg
  Film Type: 70mm                    Date Taken: 11/01/92
  Title: STS-52 Columbia, Orbiter Vehicle (OV) 102, lifts off from KSC LC Pad 39B
  Description:
  STS-52 Columbia, Orbiter Vehicle (OV) 102, rises above Kennedy Space Center 
  (KSC) Launch Complex (LC) Pad 39B just after liftoff at 1:09:39 pm (Eastern 
  Daylight Time). OV-102 is nearly clear of the launch tower as it heads 
  skyward.  OV-102's starboard profile, the external tank (ET), and the right 
  solid rocket booster (SRB) are visible. Exhaust generated by the SRBs 
  produces a cloud cover over the LC pad.  The diamond shock effect trails
  from  the three space shuttle main engines (SSMEs).  The scene is reflected
  in a  nearby waterway.  At the right is the sound supression water system
  tank.              
  Subject terms:
  CAPE KENNEDY LAUNCH COMPLEX             
  COLUMBIA (ORBITER)                      
  EXHAUST CLOUDS                          
  EXTERNAL TANKS                          
  KENNEDY SPACE CENTER                    
  LAUNCHING PADS                          
  LIFTOFF (LAUNCHING)                     
  SPACE SHUTTLE BOOSTERS                  
  STORAGE TANKS                           
  STS-52                                  
  TOWERS                                  
  WATERWAYS                               
  

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