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NASA unveils first shuttle science payload



The first scientific and applications payload for NASA's new Space Transportation System was unveiled Tuesday, July 22, at Goddard Space Flight Center, Greenbelt, Maryland.

Details of the seven principal experiments were provided and briefings were held in GudUaid's Clean Ruum. where instruments were installed in the payload that is currently set to fly on Orbital Test Flight 4, scheduled for April 1982.