OSIRIS-REx Sample Return Broadcast and Landing Highlights
This page includes multimedia from the OSIRIS-REx sample return broadcast.
It will be updated periodically with additional b-roll footage.
B-roll (no audio): Helicopter footage of the OSIRIS-REx sample return capsule recovery. AVAILABLE IN 4K
00:00 – Helicopters depart from Michael Army Air Field to Wig Mountain staging area.
01:48 – The sample return capsule is located within the Utah Test and Training Range.
02:50 – Recovery team members approach and inspect the sample return capsule.
12:12 – Recovery team members document the landing site, taking air and soil samples.
18:30 – The capsule is carried to the helicopter and prepared for transit on a long line.
21:30 – Helicopter takeoff. The capsule is carried to the US Air Force Avery Complex.
23:28 – The capsule is deposited at the Avery Complex near a temporary cleanroom.
24:59 – Recovery team members prepare the capsule for entry into the cleanroom.
27:30 – The capsule is wheeled to the temporary cleanroom for initial processing.
Please give credit for this item to:
NASA's Goddard Space Flight Center
- Michael Lentz (KBR Wyle Services, LLC)
- Michael Starobin (KBR Wyle Services, LLC) [Lead]
- Aaron E. Lepsch (ADNET Systems, Inc.)
- Michael Moreau (NASA/GSFC)
- Swarupa Nune (InuTeq)
- Micheala Sosby (NASA/GSFC)
- Christina Brooke Mitchell (KBR Wyle Services, LLC)