|JSC at 40 MCC Gallery|
S94-27091 --- A view of the new Mission Control Center. The new MCC features a workstation-based operating system and an unprecedented flexibility in flight control operations. The workstation-based system replaced the obsolescent mainframe system used in the old Mission Control, reducing maintenance costs and increasing capability. The new MCC represents one of the world's most extensive fiber optics data networks and used commercially available equipment common in today's business world.