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RTF Shuttle Mission Imagery

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JSC2004-E-55650 (23 December 2004) Wayne Smith prepares a sample of reinforced carbon-carbon (RCC) for a test in the JSC Atmospheric Reentry Materials and Structures Evaluation Facility (a.k.a. JSC Arc Jet). The Arc Jet is used to simulate atmospheric entry on thermal protection system materials.

Curator: Kim Dismukes | Responsible NASA Official: John Ira Petty | Updated: 02/08/2005
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