Prospector KSC Electronic Photo File

[Image Movie Archive]

The following electronic images depict some of the preflight and launch or landing activities conducted for the Prospector Mission. For other missions visit the Countdown Image/Movie Archive Please Note: These photos are available only in electronic form. They cannot be ordered as hard-copy prints. However, you are free to transfer them locally and print them on your own printer.

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  1. KSC-97EC-1039 - (L,M,H) - Lunar Prospector workers erect 1st Stage at Complex 46
  2. KSC-97EC-1040 - (L,M,H) - Lunar Prospector workers erect 1st Stage at Complex 46
  3. KSC-97EC-1041 - (L,M,H) - Lunar Prospector workers erect 1st Stage at Complex 46
  4. KSC-97EC-1042 - (L,M,H) - Workers hoist Lunar Prospector 1st Stage at Complex 46
  5. KSC-97EC-1043 - (L,M,H) - Lunar Prospector 1st Stage at Complex 46 (top view)
  6. KSC-97EC-1100 - (L,M,H) - Lunar Prospector 2nd Stage arrives at Complex 46
  7. KSC-97EC-1101 - (L,M,H) - Workers hoist Lunar Prospector 2nd stage
  8. KSC-97EC-1102 - (L,M,H) - Lunar Prospector 1st and 2nd stage mating
  9. KSC-97EC-1759 - (L,M,H) - Lunar Prospector payload uncrated at Astrotech
  10. KSC-97EC-1760 - (L,M,H) - Lunar Prospector payload uncrated at Astrotech
  11. KSC-97EC-1800 - (L,M,H) - Access tower around Athena II rolled back at Complex 46
  12. KSC-97EC-1801 - (L,M,H) - Access tower around Athena II rolled back at Complex 46
  13. KSC-97EC-1802 - (L,M,H) - Lunar Prospector prepared for mating to TLI module
  14. KSC-97EC-1803 - (L,M,H) - Lunar Prospector prepared for mating to TLI module
  15. KSC-97EC-1804 - (L,M,H) - Lunar Prospector lifted at Astrotech
  16. KSC-97EC-1805 - (L,M,H) - Lunar Prospector positioned over TLI module
  17. KSC-97EC-1806 - (L,M,H) - Lunar Prospector mated to 4th stage
  18. KSC-97EC-1807 - (L,M,H) - Lunar Prospector mated to 4th stage
  19. KSC-97EC-1828 - (L,M,H) - Lunar Prospector delivered to Complex 46
  20. KSC-97EC-1829 - (L,M,H) - Lunar Prospector lifted on Athena II at Complex 46
  21. KSC-97EC-1830 - (L,M,H) - Lunar Prospector lifted on Athena II at Complex 46
  22. KSC-97EC-1831 - (L,M,H) - Lunar Prospector mated to Athena II at Complex 46
  23. KSC-98EC-0101 - (L,M,H) - Lunar Prospector at Launch Complex 46 before launch
  24. KSC-98EC-0102 - (L,M,H) - Lunar Prospector at Launch Complex 46 before launch
  25. KSC-98EC-0103 - (L,M,H) - Lunar Prospector at Launch Complex 46 before launch
  26. KSC-98EC-0104 - (L,M,H) - Lunar Prospector at Launch Complex 46 before launch
  27. KSC-98EC-0105 - (L,M,H) - Lunar Prospector launch
  28. KSC-98EC-0106 - (L,M,H) - Lunar Prospector launch
  29. KSC-98EC-0107 - (L,M,H) - Lunar Prospector launch

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Photos By: National Aeronautics and Space Administration (taken by Bionetics)
Scanned By: Bionetics and NASA/KSC Internet Lab (Dumoulin, Downs)
Captions: Sherikon Space Systems (Susan Walsh, Chuck Weirauch and Susan Mauer)
Curator: Jim Dumoulin (dumoulin@titan.ksc.nasa.gov) / NASA
Last Updated: Thursday April 23 12:40:50 EDT 1998 (J. Dumoulin)

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