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Anechoic chamber The anechoic chamber where Buran was given antenna tests. It also shielded certain activities from US ELINT spacecraft.
Location: Baikonur. Credit: © Mark Wade. File Name: baburan.jpg. Image width: 495 pixels. Image height: 332 pixels. Image size: 33,806 bytes.
Buran prep area Buran final preparation area before integration with Energia launch vehicle.
Location: Baikonur. Credit: © Mark Wade. File Name: baburas.jpg. Image width: 504 pixels. Image height: 332 pixels. Image size: 40,252 bytes.
Buran safing area Buran safing area with LC 1 launch pad in the distance.
Location: Baikonur. Credit: © Mark Wade. File Name: baburn1o.jpg. Image width: 540 pixels. Image height: 201 pixels. Image size: 23,192 bytes.
Baikonur airfield Baikonur airfield with Su-7 gate guardian.
Location: Baikonur. Credit: © Mark Wade. File Name: baiairsu.jpg. Image width: 425 pixels. Image height: 213 pixels. Image size: 16,755 bytes.
Baikonur airfield Baikonur airfield control tower.
Location: Baikonur. Credit: © Mark Wade. File Name: baiairtw.jpg. Image width: 455 pixels. Image height: 307 pixels. Image size: 47,393 bytes.
Baikonur Credit: © Mark Wade. File Name: baikonur.gif. Image width: 640 pixels. Image height: 480 pixels. Image size: 13,082 bytes.
Tyuratam aborigine First inhabitants of Baikonur area - reconstruction from skeletal remains by famous Soviet 'face finder' Gerasimov.
Location: Baikonur. Credit: © Mark Wade. File Name: baiurper.jpg. Image width: 108 pixels. Image height: 208 pixels. Image size: 6,288 bytes.
Baklan Suit Credit: Zvezda. File Name: baklan2.jpg. Image width: 189 pixels. Image height: 300 pixels. Image size: 19,324 bytes.
LC1 Detail Launch Complex 1 booster release arm counterweights.
Location: Baikonur. Credit: © Mark Wade. File Name: balc1arm.jpg. Image width: 581 pixels. Image height: 394 pixels. Image size: 75,633 bytes.
LC1 Detail Launch Complex 1 elevator access.
Location: Baikonur. Credit: © Mark Wade. File Name: balc1ele.jpg. Image width: 568 pixels. Image height: 390 pixels. Image size: 49,080 bytes.
Panoramic view LC1 Panoramic view of interior of Launch Complex 1.
Location: Baikonur. Credit: © Mark Wade. File Name: balc1pan.jpg. Image width: 142 pixels. Image height: 497 pixels. Image size: 26,698 bytes.
LC1 flame pit Closeup of flame pit of Launch Complex 1.
Location: Baikonur. Credit: © Mark Wade. File Name: balc1pcu.jpg. Image width: 525 pixels. Image height: 358 pixels. Image size: 60,338 bytes.
Flame pit of LC1 Flame pit of Launch Complex 1.
Location: Baikonur. Credit: © Mark Wade. File Name: balc1pit.jpg. Image width: 555 pixels. Image height: 376 pixels. Image size: 40,090 bytes.
LC1 Detail Launch vehicle base access platforms at Launch Complex 1.
Location: Baikonur. Credit: © Mark Wade. File Name: balc1std.jpg. Image width: 567 pixels. Image height: 395 pixels. Image size: 58,236 bytes.
LC1 Detail Launch Complex 1 with propellant cars, horizontal booster transporter.
Location: Baikonur. Credit: © Mark Wade. File Name: balc1trn.jpg. Image width: 573 pixels. Image height: 395 pixels. Image size: 42,761 bytes.
LC1 Detail Launch Complex 1 booster release arm counterweights.
Location: Baikonur. Credit: © Mark Wade. File Name: balc1wts.jpg. Image width: 245 pixels. Image height: 423 pixels. Image size: 21,773 bytes.
LC1 Detail Launch Complex 1 booster strapon access arm. Note stars indicating number of successful launches.
Location: Baikonur. Credit: © Mark Wade. File Name: balc1wvu.jpg. Image width: 622 pixels. Image height: 369 pixels. Image size: 35,733 bytes.
PRE Rescue Ball NASA Johnson Personal Rescue Enclosure escape ball - suited astronaut would move it from shuttle to shuttle.
File Name: ballper1.jpg. Image width: 245 pixels. Image height: 269 pixels. Image size: 9,911 bytes.
PRE Rescue Ball NASA Johnson Personal Rescue Enclosure escape ball - getting in.
File Name: ballper2.jpg. Image width: 162 pixels. Image height: 266 pixels. Image size: 8,026 bytes.
PRE Rescue Ball NASA Johnson Personal Rescue Enclosure escape ball - unhappy camper inside transparent demonstration version. The real version had a white cover with only a tiny porthole to prevent claustrophobia.
File Name: ballper3.jpg. Image width: 298 pixels. Image height: 266 pixels. Image size: 16,282 bytes.
Proton Iridium Proton Iridium payload preparation in former Buran payload facility.
Location: Baikonur. Credit: © Mark Wade. File Name: bapropld.jpg. Image width: 522 pixels. Image height: 355 pixels. Image size: 38,943 bytes.
Barbarian Credit: Aerojet. File Name: barbaria.jpg. Image width: 570 pixels. Image height: 326 pixels. Image size: 34,354 bytes.
Bell Lunar Taxi Credit: via Jean-Christophe Carbonel. File Name: belftaxi.gif. Image width: 290 pixels. Image height: 351 pixels. Image size: 13,451 bytes.
Bendix LSSM Credit: via Jean-Christophe Carbonel. File Name: benxlssm.gif. Image width: 321 pixels. Image height: 158 pixels. Image size: 8,256 bytes.
BGRV Boost-Glide Re-entry Vehicle
Credit: USAF. File Name: bgrv.jpg. Image width: 422 pixels. Image height: 99 pixels. Image size: 14,303 bytes.
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