SPACE SHUTTLE OVERVIEW...

MISSION PREPARATION AND PRELAUNCH-OPERATIONS

MISSION PREPARATION AND PRELAUNCH-OPERATIONS

MISSION PLANNING

PAYLOAD INTEGRATION PROCESS OVERVIEW

CARGO INTEGRATION AND MANIFEST DEVELOPMENT

SHUTTLE CARGO CAPABILITY

PAYLOAD ACCOMMODATIONS

SMALL PAYLOAD ACCOMMODATIONS

MIDDECK PAYLOAD ACCOMMODATIONS

CREW RELATED SERVICES

ASTRONAUT SELECTION AND TRAINING

PILOT ASTRONAUTS

MISSION SPECIALIST ASTRONAUTS

PAYLOAD SPECIALISTS

ASTRONAUT TRAINING

ADVANCED TRAINING

SHUTTLE MISSION SIMULATOR

SPACE SHUTTLE PROCESSING

LAUNCH PROCESSING SYSTEM

SOLID ROCKET BOOSTER PROCESSING FACILITIES

ASSEMBLY AND REFURBISHMENT FACILITY

ROTATION PROCESSING AND SURGE FACILITY

ORBITER PROCESSING FACILITY OVERVIEW

ORBITER MODIFICATION AND REFURBISHMENT FACILITY

LOGISTICS FACILITY

SPACE SHUTTLE INTEGRATION AND ROLLOUT

VEHICLE ASSEMBLY BUILDING

MOBILE LAUNCHER PLATFORMS

CRAWLER TRANSPORTERS

CRAWLERWAY

COMPLEX-39 LAUNCH PAD FACILITIES

FIXED SERVICE STRUCTURE

ORBITER ACCESS ARM

EXTERNAL TANK HYDROGEN VENT LINE AND ACCESS ARM

EXTERNAL TANK GASEOUS OXYGEN VENT ARM

EMERGENCY EXIT SYSTEM

LIGHTNING MAST

ROTATING SERVICE STRUCTURE

PAYLOAD CHANGEOUT ROOM

ORBITER MIDBODY UMBILICAL UNIT

HYPERGOLIC UMBILICAL SYSTEM

OMS POD HEATERS

SOUND SUPPRESSION WATER SYSTEM

SRB IGNITION OVERPRESSURE SUPPRESSION SYSTEM

MAIN ENGINE HYDROGEN BURNOFF SYSTEM

PAD SURFACE FLAME DEFLECTORS

PAD-PROPELLANT STORAGE AND DISTRIBUTION

LAUNCH PAD/LAUNCH PROCESSING SYSTEM INTERFACE

LAUNCH EQUIPMENT TEST FACILITY

SPACE SHUTTLE CARGO PROCESSING

HORIZONTAL CARGO PROCESSING FACILITIES

OPERATIONS AND CHECKOUT BUILDING SPACELAB FACILITIES

GETAWAY SPECIAL PAYLOADS

LIFE SCIENCES PAYLOADS

DEPARTMENT OF DEFENSE PAYLOADS

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