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The Bruce Murray Space Image Library

Atlantis deploys Magellan

Filed under pretty pictures, Venus missions before 2000, Earth, spacecraft, Space Shuttle program

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Atlantis deploys Magellan On May 4, 1989, the space shuttle Atlantis deployed Magellan into Earth orbit.

NASA

Original image data dated on or about May 4, 1989.

Most NASA images are in the public domain. Reuse of this image is governed by NASA's image use policy.

 

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