New Space Shuttle Window

Object Name: 
New Space Shuttle Window

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Object Name: 
New Space Shuttle Window
Accession Number: 
99.8.90
Dimensions: 
Overall H: about 71 cm, Th: 2.5 cm; Base L: about 76 cm
Location: 
On Display
Credit Line: 
Gift of Corning Inc., Hall of Science
Web Description: 
Space shuttle windows made from fused silica are tough and can withstand the tremendous heat of takeoff and reentry.
Provenance: 
Corning Inc., Source
1999
Primary Description: 
Space Shuttle Window. Triple paned, optical quality window.