AMS LOADED INTO THE C5-M CARGO

August 25th, 2010

Today August 25th, at 16:01, the AMS-02 experiment has been successfully loaded into the the C5-M cargo. Nearly 40 tons of additional hardware will accompany the payload to KSC. Tomorrow, August 26th, at 7:00 am the C5-M will leave with a crew of 15 AF members and 35 AMS scientists from the Geneva airport, destination the KSC Shuttle landing strip.

AMS-02 packed and trasported over a special truck to Geneve Airport.




A structure containing AMS hardware supplies is loaded into the C5-M cargo.