Overhead view of Atlantis Stack Rollout
The Space Shuttle Atlantis begins the slow journey to Launch Pad 39A
from the Vehicle Assembly Building (VAB). This dramatic view looking
directly down onto the Shuttle atop the Mobile Launcher Platform (MLP)
and crawler-transporter was taken from the VAB roof approximately 525
feet (160 meters) above the ground.
credit: NASA GRIN Image # : 96PC-0997
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