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Gemini 12 Gallery


A detail of the white spot in the heat shield as shown in dsc21432.jpg.

The grey-and-white portion is where the heat shield was charred, but at the far left is a spot where the charred ablator has fallen off, showing the honeycomb structure of the virgin heat shield material.

Time picture taken Tue Nov 28 10:57:36 2006
Location picture taken Shoot for the Moon Exhibit
Adler Planetarium
Chicago, IL
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