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Faith 7 Heatshield Gallery


Detail of upper left portion of heat shield.

Many cores have been cut from the heat shield. I'm not sure what accounts for the series of smaller-diameter "seams" in the heat shield; perhaps these, too, were cut during post-mission inspection of the heat shield?

Faith 7 Heatshield at Astronaut Hall of Fame
Time picture taken Tue Jun 7 17:03:31 2005
Location picture taken Museum Gallery
Astronaut Hall of Fame
Titusville, FL
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