Discovery ET Issues Increase With New Cracks

KSC FL (SPX) Nov 11, 2010 Overnight, crews removed space shuttle Discovery’s ground umbilical carrier assembly, or GUCA, which includes the flight seal, the 7-inch quick disconnect, or QD and the carrier plate, known as the GUCP, as they continue working to investigate the leak. Teams performed an initial inspection of the flight seal and quick disconnect prior to sending them to labs for a thorough inspection. Dat

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