SPTR Installation Photos

December 11, 1997 - The SPTR Has Landed

The antennas have been mounted to the pipe mount on the roof. The pipe is 3" OD so some shims are being fabricated to allow proper tightening. The Ku-Band is the lower antenna and the S-Band is the upper antenna.

Pictures received December 15, 1997

Kevin and a South Pole scientist at the Pole

Looking out towards TDRS-1

Views of the SPTR antennas on top of the Elevated Dorm.

Picture received December 20, 1997

Andre working on the SPFS inside the Elevated Dorm. The two racks are the SPTR racks.

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