Target Specific:

Astronauts Gardner and Allen working with the Westar VI satellite and the space shuttle Discovery, as shown in the photograph below: perspective - from the camera's perspective as shown in the photograph below. (At the moment that the below photograph was taken 14 November 1984.)

Target Description:

As per the picture below. Space Shuttle Discovery astronaut Dale A. Gardner (on the left) is holding "For Sale" sign. This joke references the problems associated with the Westar VI satellite that was just recaptured. Astronaut Joseph P. Allen IV is also in the picture, standing at the end of the remote manipulator system (RMS) arm. This arm is used as a "cherry-picker" in the capture efforts. The photograph was taken on 14 November 1984.


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Here are the SAM input data for the target:

structure(s) materials: manmade materials
structure(s) general location: not located on a surface
natural object(s): not on a surface
subject(s): subject(s)
subject(s): male
subject(s): female
subject(s): one/few
nonsurface structure(s): nonsurface structures
nonsurface structure(s): one
nonsurface structure(s): multiple
nonsurface structure(s): subjects inside
nonsurface structure(s): subjects nearby outside
nonsurface structure(s): stationary
nonsurface structure(s): silent movement
light: bright
environment: distant or no base surface
activity: activity or movement by subject(s)
sounds: talking, shouting, voices
sounds: noticeably quiet
temperatures: moderate
dominant session elements: structure(s) not on a surface
sketches: structure(s)
sketches: structure(s) not on a surface
sketches: subject(s)
sketches: subject(s) in a structure