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Lander Assembly: Day 3

6 Jun 2011, 22:12 UTC
Lander Assembly:  Day 3
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On the third day of lander assembly, the lander deck, frustrum, and rover adapter cones have been cleaned, and the lander deck has been attached to the frsutrum. In addition, several of the bulkheads have been installed, and bolts put into position.

Members of the team clean the deck and frustrum

The lander deck hoisted up with the gantry crane

The lander deck being lowered onto the frustrum

Bolts are set in place
Some of the bulkheads are in place, ready to be bolted in

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