LEARNING TO CONTROL THE SPACE SHUTTLE.
PILOT'S RIGHT SIDE R2 CONSOLE PANEL FROM NASA SPACE SHUTTLE SIMULATOR.
Consisting of metal, aluminum alloy, copper, plastic, and plastic covered wire, front with 67 toggle switches, one with red plastic safety cover, associated circuitry on back of panel. 29 by 17 inches.
Provenance: Property of an institution.
Located directly below the pilot's right arm, panel R2 contains controls for engine power, boiler power, hydraulic main pump pressure, Auxiliary Power Unit pre-starts, hydraulic circulating pumps, Auxiliary Power Unit fuel tank valves, and boiler nitrogen supply amongst others.