Job #158: Module Support Vehicle

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Custom built by Clegg Industries for NASA, via a contract with Boeing Aerospace. This vehicle was positioned along side the space shuttle after landing. The unit provided command, control, and power for the multi-purpose logistic modules as they were returned to earth from space. Two trailers were built: one stationed at Kennedy Space Center and one stationed at Dryden Air Force base. For more info on MPLMs (Mobile Payload Logistic Modules), visit the NASA web site.

Special features include:

  • 2 x 150 KW Diesel generators
  • 2 x automatic transfer switches
  • 10 x 20 foot operationalcommand center
  • Raised computer floor
  • UPS systems
  • 4 bay electronic rack on slides
  • Telescopic hydraulic boom tosupport cables
  • Fire alarm systemAnd much more...