Universe  ID: 12552

NASA's Webb is Sound after Completing Critical Milestones

NASA's James Webb Space Telescope has successfully passed another series of critical testing milestones on its march to the launchpad. In recent acoustic and vibration tests, technicians and engineers exposed Webb's spacecraft element to brutal dynamic mechnical environmental conditions to ensure it will endure the rigors of a rocket launch to space.

Credits

Aaron E. Lepsch (ADNET): Technical Support
Thaddeus Cesari (X3M Systems): Writer
Michael P. Menzel (AIMM): Producer
Michael P. Menzel (AIMM): Writer
Michael P. Menzel (AIMM): Videographer
Michael P. Menzel (AIMM): Video Editor
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Mission:
James Webb Space Telescope - JWST

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