Lot #2640
Space Shuttle Nikon N90S/Kodak DCS 460C Camera

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Estimate: $600+

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Description

Nikon N90S SLR camera modified for use on Space Shuttle missions, equipped with Kodak DCS 460C digital back. The back of the camera body bears a "Class III, Not for Flight" label, and a NASA label reading: "ESC-11 Color Camera Assy, SED33105837." Attached is a Nikon AF Nikkor f/4-5.6 35-80mm lens. A blue Velcro tab is affixed to the baseplate. In fine condition. Accompanied by a batter, charger, and user's manual.

The Kodak DCS 460C was the second digital camera model used in space by NASA, debuting aboard the Space Shuttle Atlantis in March 1996 and remaining in use through 2001.

Provenance: The Spaceflight America Museum and Science Center in Prince Frederick, MD.

Auction Info

  • Auction Title: Space & Aviation
  • Dates: October 11 - October 17