Invocon on STS-132

May 14, 2010 - May 26, 2010

Space Shuttle Atlantis

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

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

44 EWB MicroTAU™ Wing Leading Edge

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

This is the nineteenth flight of the EWB MicroTAU system, a high-speed data acquisition network for dynamic acceleration sensing and recording. On STS-132, 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.