Universe  ID: 12528

NICER Lift Time-lapse

The Neutron star Interior Composition Explorer (NICER) box-shaped X-ray Timing Instrument (XTI) is lifted and integrated at NASA's Goddard Space Flight Center in Greenbelt, Maryland.

The time-lapse shows the XTI, with attached flight electronics and the payload's pointing system, being lifted and joined to the flight Adapter Plate, NICER's connection to the International Space Station-provided hardware for installation on station.

 

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https://www.nasa.gov/nicer

http://heasarc.gsfc.nasa.gov/docs/nicer/


Credits

Rich Melnick (KBRwyle): Lead Videographer
Rich Melnick (KBRwyle): Lead Producer
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NASA's Goddard Space Flight Center

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Mission:
Neutron star Interior Composition Explorer (NICER)

Keywords:
SVS >> HDTV
DLESE >> Technology
SVS >> Testing
NASA Science >> Universe