Atlantis Details

Some closeup details of space shuttle Atlantis during her final rollover reveal surprisingly complex surfaces.  Top: reinforced carbon carbon panels and tiles on the port wingtip.  Center: thermal blankets on the port OMS pod and covered RCS thrusters.  Bottom: nose details with RCC cap, TPS tiles, and thermal blankets.

STS-135 Atlantis rollover wingtip detail, Kennedy Space Centre, FloridaSTS-135 Atlantis rollover OMS pod detail, Kennedy Space Centre, Florida

STS-135 Atlantis rollover nose detail, Kennedy Space Centre, Florida

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