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Separation Ring

Still image from the Orbital Express Manipulator camera. This image is of the sep ring that is currently holding ASTRO and NEXTSat together. The Sep Ring will be ejected during Scenario 1-1 operations. In the upper right of the picture one of the AVGS long range targets can be seen. The clamp bands holding the ASTRO and NextSat to the sep ring are also visible in this picture.

sep ring that is currently holding ASTRO and NEXTSat together