Invocon on STS-131

April 5, 2010 - April 20, 2010

Space Shuttle Discovery

This was the thirty-seventh flight of Invocon hardware on the Space Shuttle.

Below is a list of the IVC systems that are present on Endeavor during the mission:

44 EWB MicroTAU™ Wing Leading Edge

Enhanced Wide-Band Micro-Miniature Tri-axial Accelerometer Unit

This is the eighteenth flight of the EWB MicroTAU system, a high-speed data acquisition network for dynamic acceleration sensing and recording. On STS-131, 44 units are being used to detect, locate, and characterize impacts on the RCC panels on the wing leading edge.

Click here for more information about the EWB-MicroTAU system.