NASA Photo ID: STS054(S)098        File Name: 10065491.jpg
  Film Type: 70mm                    Date Taken: 01/19/93
  Title: STS-54 Endeavour, Orbiter Vehicle (OV) 105, lands on runway 33 at KSC's SLF
  Description:
  STS-54 Endeavour, Orbiter Vehicle (OV) 105, lands on concrete runway 33 at 
  the Kennedy Space Center (KSC) Shuttle Landing Facility (SLF).  The main 
  landing gear touched down at 8:39 am (Eastern Standard Time (EST)). 
  OV-105's  port side profile is captured in this view.  Also notable are the
  wisps of  smoke trailing behind the vehicle.  These are wing tip vortices. 
  In the  foreground is a water drainage ditch.                
  
  Subject terms:
  ENDEAVOUR (ORBITER)                     
  FLORIDA                                 
  KENNEDY SPACE CENTER                    
  LANDING GEAR                            
  RUNWAYS                                 
  SPACECRAFT LANDING                      
  STS-54                                  
  TOUCHDOWN                               
  WATERWAYS                               
  WING TIP VORTICES                       
  

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