25.2 MB (1.1 MB compressed)
3639 x 2421 pixels
30.7 x 20.6 cm ⏐ 12.1 x 8.1 in (300dpi)
NASA / SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY NASA / SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY
Juno spacecraft assembly. Technicians monitoring NASA's Juno spacecraft as it is moved by an overhead crane to a rotation stand for centre of gravity, weight and balance testing. Juno was launched on 5th August 2011, on a five-year flight to Jupiter. After arriving in July 2016, it will orbit the planet 32 times over the following year, gathering information about Jupiter's atmosphere, magnetic field, and gravitational field. Photographed at Astrotech's payload processing facility, Titusville, Florida, USA, on 16th June 2011.
Model release not available. Property release not required.