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NOAA Photo Library Image - spac0223

Scientist Frank Porto at the tape drives of the then new National Environmental Satellite Service (NESS) mass data storage system, the SDC TBMII. This system was used to archive all of the TIROS-N and NOAA-6 digital data on standard two- inch video tape.

Image ID: spac0223, NOAA In Space Collection
Location: Suitland, Maryland
Photo Date: 1977 Circa


Category: Space/Ground Facility/

High Resolution Photo Available





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