Orbit insertion Checklist

Post MECO

COMM MET Panel Section Panel Procedure Panel Area & Notes
32 Mission Dep. Front Center Panel
Overhead Right Panel
F7
O8
* Check MAIN ENGINE STATUS Lights (Left/CTR/Right) Are Red
* Set FWD RCS He PRESS Switches (A & B) To OPEN
* Set FWD RCS TANK ISOLATION Switches (1/2 & 3/4/5) To OPEN
* Set MANIFOLD ISOLATION Switches (1/2/3/4/5) To OPEN
Confirm Main Engine Shutdown
Prepare For External Tank Separation


External tank Separation
33 Mission Dep. Center Panel



Overhead AFT Panel
Center Panel
C2


O14
O16
C3
C2
* Enter ITEM 22 EXEC (Use Right Keypad)
* Enter ITEM 27 EXEC (Use Right Keypad)
* Enter ITEM 23 EXEC (Use Right Keypad)
* Set L OMS ENG VLV To ON
* Set R OMS ENG VLV To ON
* Set OMS ENG LEFT & RIGHT To ARM/PRESS
* Press EXEC - Confirms ready for OMS burn (Use Right Keypad)
Prepare For OMS1 Burn - If Requierd
Load Burn Targets, Start Attitude
Adjustments, Start Countdown Timer



Confirm OMS Burn
34 Mission Dep. Left Panel

Center Panel
Right Panel


Front Left Panel
Front Right Panel
Center Panel
L1
L2
C3
R1


F6
F8
C3
* Set FLASH EVAP CONTROLLER PRI A & PRI B To ON
* Set FLASH EVAP FEEDLINE HTR A SUPPLY & B SUPPLY To 1
* Set BFC CRT DISPLAY To OFF
* Set AC BUS SNSR (1/2/3) To AUTO TRIP
* Set O2 TK 1 (B) & O2 TK 2 (B) HEATERS To AUTO
* Set H2 TK 1 (B) & H2 TK 2 (B) HEATERS To AUTO
* Check FLT CNTLR POWER Is OFF
* Check FLT CNTLR POWER Is OFF
* Check ORBIRAL DAP - CONTROL Is Set To AUTO
Remaining MPS Propellants
Are Dumped Automatically.
35 Mission Dep. Center Panel C3 * Enter OPS 105 PRO (Use Left Keypad) Prepare To Circularize Orbit
36 Mission Dep. Center Panel


Overhead AFT Panel

Center Panel
C2


O14
O16
C3
* Enter ITEM 22 EXEC (Use Right Keypad)
* Enter ITEM 27 EXEC (Use Right Keypad)
* Enter ITEM 23 EXEC (Use Right Keypad)
* Confirm L OMS ENG VLV Is ON
* Confirm R OMS ENG VLV Is ON
* Confirm OMS ENG (LEFT & RIGHT) Are Set To ARM/PRESS
Circularize Orbit
37 Mission Dep. Right Panel R2




R4
* Confirm OMS ENG (LEFT & RIGHT) Are Set To ARM/PRESS
* Set 6 ENGINE POWER Switches (LEFT/CTR/RIGHT) To OFF
* Set He ISOL A (LEFT/CTR/RIGHT) To GPC
* Set He ISOL B (LEFT/CTR/RIGHT) To GPC
* Set PNEUMATICS He ISOL To GPC
* Set H2 PRESS LINE VENT To OPEN
Propellant Dump Complete
38 Mission Dep. Right Panel R2














R4
* Set ET UMBILICAL DOOR - MODE GPC To GPC/MAN
* Set CENTERLINE LATCH To STOW
* Set LEFT & RIGHT Door To CLOSE
* Check Talkback Shows CLOSE
* Set LEFT & RIGHT LATCH To LATCH
* Check Talkback Shows CLOSED & LATCHED
* Set LEFT & RIGHT DOOR To OFF
* Set LEFT & RIGHT LATCH To OFF
* Set HYD MAIN PUMP PRESS (1/2/3) To LOW
* Set APU OPERATE - START/RUN (1/2/3) To OFF
* Set APU FUEL TK VLV (1/2/3) To CLOSE
* Set APU CNTLR PWR (1/2/3) To OFF
* Set BOILER PWR (1/2/3) To OFF
* Set BOILER N2 SUPPLY (1/2/3) To OFF
* Set HYD CIRC PUMP (1/2/3) To GPC
* Set H2 PRESS LINE VENT To GND
Close & Latch The ET Umbilical Doors.







APU Shutdown
39 Mission Dep. Center Panel C2 * Press EXEC - Confirms ready for OMS burn (Use Right Keypad) Confirm OMS Burn
40 Mission Dep. Right Panel
Center Panel
R4
C2
* Set PROPELLANT FILL/DRAIN LH 2 OUTBD & INBD To OPEN
* Set OMS ENG LEFT & RIGHT To OFF
Liquid He Manual Dump
41 Mission Dep. Overhead AFT Panel


Right Panel
O17


R4
* Set ATVC (1/2/3/4) To OFF
* Set Engine Interface Units - EIU (L-C / C-R / R-L) To OFF
* Set MEC (1 & 2) To OFF
* Set MPS/TVC ISOL VLV - (SYS 1, SYS 2, SYS 3) To CLOSE
Turn Off Main Engine Controllers
42 Mission Dep. Right Panel

Center Panel
Front Left Panel
R4

C3
F6
* Set PROPELLANT FILL/DRAIN - LH2 OUTBD To GND
* Check PROPELLANT FILL/DRAIN - LH2 INBD To OPEN
* ORBITAL DAP/MANUAL MODE - ROTATION YAW, VERN=ON
* Set FLIGHT CNTLR POWER To ON
* Rotate The Shuttle To Zero Attitude (Pitch/Roll) (Joystick - RHC)
Set Liquid H2 Outboard Fill & Drain
Valve To Ground Control
Enable Vernier RCS
Enable Manual Control Of The RCS
Set Attitude Manually
(Roll=0, Pitch=0, Yaw=90)
43 Mission Dep. Right Panel
AFT Left Panel
R4
A12
* Set HYDRAULICS - BRAKE HEATERS (A/B/C) To AUTO
* Set APU HEATER - GAS GEN/FUEL PUMPS (1/2/3) To A AUTO
* Set APU HEATER - LUBE OIL LINES (1/2/3) To A AUTO
* Set TANK/FUEL LINE/H2O (SYS 1A, SYS 2A, SYS 3A) To AUTO
* Set HYDRAULIC HEATER - RUDDER SPD BRK To A AUTO
* Set HYDRAULIC HEATER - BODY FLAP To A AUTO
* Set HYDRAULIC HEATER - ELEVON To A AUTO
* Set HYDRAULIC HEATER - AFT FUSELAGE To A AUTO
Thermal Condition The Shuttle
44 Mission Dep. AFT Right Panel






Left Panel
A14





A8L
L1
*Set RCS/OMS HEATERS - FWD RCS To A AUTO
* Set RCS/OMS HEATERS - LEFT POD To A AUTO
* Set RCS/OMS HEATERS - RIGHT POD To A AUTO
* Set RCS/OMS HEATERS - FWD RCS JET (1/2/3/4/5) To AUTO
* Set RCS/OMS HEATERS - AFT RCS JET (1/2/3/4/5) To AUTO
* Set RCS/OMS HEATERS - OMS CRSFD LINES To A AUTO
* Set PORT RMS HEATER To AUTO A
* Set TOPPING EVAP HEATER - NOZZLE (L & R) To A AUTO
* Set TOPPING EVAP HEATER - DUCT Selector To A/B
* Set HI LOAD EVAP - HI LOAD DUCT HTR Selector To A/B
45 Mission Dep. Left Panel




Overhead AFT Panel
L2


L1

O14
O15
O16

O15
* Set O2 SYS 2 SUPPLY To CLOSE
* Set N2 SYS 2 SUPPLY To CLOSE
* Set N2 SYS 2 REG INLET To CLOSE
* Set H2O LOOP 2 BYPASS - MODE To AUTO
* Set H2O PUMP - LOOP 1 To OFF
* Set RGA 1 To OFF
* Set RGA 2 & 4 To OFF
* Set RGA 3 To OFF
* Set ACCEL 3 To OFF
* Set ACCEL 4 To OFF
46 Mission Dep. Overhead Left Panel
AFT Right Panel





Overhead Left Panel
O6
R11L





O6
* Set GENERAL PURPOSE COMPUTER - MODE 5 To HALT
* Check MAJ FUNC Set To GNC
* Enter OPS 201 PRO (AFT Keypad)
* Set MAJ FUNC To SM
* Press GPC/CRT (AFT Keypad)
* Enter 4 EXEC (AFT Keypad)
* Enter OPS 201 PRO (AFT Keypad)
* Set GENERAL PURPOSE COMPUTER - MODE 3 To HALT
Configure Computers For Orbit
Switch To On-Orbit SW Mode
Load GPC 1/2/3 With GNC SW


GPC 3 Preserves Independent Source Data
GPC 4 Contains System Management Data
GPC 5 Retains The Backup Flight System
47 Mission Dep. Left Panel L1

L2
* Set RAD CONTROLLER - (LOOP 1 & LOOP 2) To AUTO A
* Set RAD CONTROLLER - BYPASS MODE (1 & 2) To AUTO
* Set FREON LOOP ISOLATION - MODE To AUTO
Activate Radiator Cooling
48 Mission Dep. Right AFT Panel R11L



R13L
* Confirm MAJOR FUNC Is Set To SM
* Enter OPS 202 PRO (AFT Keypad)
* Enter ITEM 3 EXEC
* Enter ITEM 1 EXEC
* Set PL BAY DOOR (SYS 1 & SYS 2) To ENABLE
* Set PL BAY DOOR To OPEN
* Confirm PL BAY DOOR Talkbacks Show DEP
Open Payload Doors
PL BAY DOOR SPEC Display
Enable Auto Mode
Enable AC Power

Opening Both PL Doors Takes 3 Minutes
Indicating Both PL Doors Are Open
49 Mission Dep. Right Aft R13L * Set PL BAY MECH PWR (SYS 1 & SYS 2) To ON
* Set RADIATOR LATCH (SYS A & SYS B) To RELEASE
* Check RADIATOR LATCH SYS Talkbacks Indicate REL
* Set RADIATOR CONTROL (SYS A & SYS B) To DEPLOY
* Check RADIATOR CONTROL SYS Talkbacks Indicate DEP
Deploy Radiators
Indicating That The Radiators Are Ready For DEP.
Deploying Both Radiators Takes 30 Seconds.
Indicating Both Radiators Are Deployed.
50 Mission Dep. Right Aft R13L




R11L
* Set RADIATOR LATCH (SYS A & SYS B) To OFF
* Set RADIATOR CONTROL (SYS A & SYS B) To OFF
* Set PL BAY DOOR To STOP
* Set PL BAY MECH PWR (SYS 1 & SYS 2) To OFF
* Set PL BAY DOOR (SYS 1 & SYS 2) To DISABLE
* Enter ITEM 2 EXEC (AFT Keypad)
Disable All Power To PL Doors And Radiators.




Disable AC Power To The Doors
51 Mission Dep. Right Aft R11U * Set FUEL CELL - PURGE HEATER To GPC
* Set H2O LINE HTR & H2O RELIEF HTR To A AUTO
* Confirm PURGE VALVES (1/2/3) Are On GPC
* Confirm STARTUP HEATER (1/2/3) Are Set To ENABLE
* Set GPC PURGE SEQ To START - Press START For 3 Seconds
* Confirm GPC PURGE SEQ START Talkback Is WHITE
Initiate Fuel Cell Purge
52 Mission Dep. Right Aft

Left
R11L

L1
* Enter SPEC 69 PRO (AFT Keypad)
* Enter SPEC 88 PRO (AFT Keypad)
* Set FLASH EVAP CONTROLLER (PRI A & PRI B) To OFF
* Set FLASH EVAP CONTROLLER - SEC To OFF
* Set HILOAD EVAP To OFF
Check Purge Process On The SPEC Display
Check Coolant Loops
Secure The Flash Evaporator
53 Mission Dep. Overhead Left



Right Aft
O6



R11L
* Set STAR TRACKER POWER (-Y & -Z) To ON
* Set DOOR CONTROL (SYS 1 & SYS 2) To OPEN
* Check DOOR CONTROL (SYS 1 & SYS 2) Talkbacks Are OP
* Set DOOR CONTROL (SYS 1 & SYS 2) To OFF
* Set MAJ FUNC To GNC
* Enter SPEC 22 PRO (AFT Keypad)
* Enter ITEM 3 EXEC (AFT Keypad)
* Enter ITEM 4 EXEC (AFT Keypad)
Deploy & Activate The Star Trackers

Indicating The ST Doors Are Open

Enable Star Tracker
54 Mission Dep. Right Aft R11L * Check MAJ FUNC To GNC
* Enter SPEC 21 PRO (AFT Keypad)
* Enter ITEM 16 EXEC (AFT Keypad)
Initiate IMU Alignment
55 Mission Dep. Overhead Center








Right Aft
O7








R11L
* Set GPS 1 POWER To ON
* Set GPS 1 PRE AMPL UPPER To ON
* Set GPS 1 PRE AMPL LOWER To ON
* Set GPS 2 POWER To ON
* Set GPS 2 PRE AMPL UPPER To ON
* Set GPS 2 PRE AMPL LOWER To ON
* Set GPS 3 POWER To ON
* Set GPS 3 PRE AMPL UPPER To ON
* Set GPS 3 PRE AMPL LOWER To ON
* Set DUMP ISOL VLV To OPEN
Activate Global Positioning System (GPS)
Activate GPS 1
Activate GPS 2
Activate GPS 3
59 Mission Dep. Right Aft




Aft Left
Aft Right
R11L

R13L


A1U
R11L
* Set KU ANTENNA To DEPLOY
* Check KU ANTENNA Talkback For DEP
* Set KU ANTENNA To GND
* Set KU BAND POWER To STBY
* Check MAJ FUNC To GNC
* Enter SPEC 33 PRO (AFT Keypad)
* Enter ITEM 2 EXEC (AFT Keypad)
Deploy KU Antenna
Indicates Status For All THC/RHC (Joysticks).
KU Antenna Deployment Takes 15 Seconds
Indicates KU Antenna Is Deployed


Enable KU Antenna
60 Mission Dep. Shuttle Is Configured & Ready For Mission
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All the checklists were Originally Created by Michael Swannick, and are available for download in PDF format on the SSM site.
Adapted for Wiki format by Marvx and spaceboy7441

post-launch-checklist.txt · Last modified: 2008/11/12 18:53 by uri_ba
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