The Space Shuttle Atlantis begins its move into the Vehicle Assembly Building for shelter from the effects of Hurricane Fran. Atlantis is completing its rollback from Launch Pad 39A, where it was undergoing preparations for Mission STS-79. This marks the second rollback for Atlantis since July because of hurricane threats. The threat of Hurricane Bertha forced the rollback of Atlantis in July. Atlantis currently is scheduled for launch on the fourth Shuttle-Mir docking mission around mid-September. (Photo Release Date: 09/04/96 )

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