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STS-39: OMS Pod Thruster Removal/ReplaceShown is the removal and replacement of the Discovery's orbital maneuvering systems (OMS) pod thruster. The OMS engine will be used to propel Discovery north, off of its previous orbital groundtrack, without changing the spacecraft's altitude. A burn with this lateral effect is known as "out-of-plane."
Document ID
20000080455
Document Type
Video
Date Acquired
August 19, 2013
Publication Date
February 4, 1991
Subject Category
Space Transportation and Safety
Report/Patent Number
NONP-NASA-VT-2000113535
Distribution Limits
Public
Copyright
Work of the US Gov. Public Use Permitted.