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STS-102

STS-102 [Flight # 103]8-21 March 2001Discovery [29]

Crew:
    James Wetherbee [5], Commander
    James Kelly [1], Pilot
    Andrew Thomas [3], Mission Specialist
    Paul Richards [1], Mission Specialist

ISS Upload:
    James Voss [5]
    Susan Helms [5]
    Yuri Usachyov [4] (Russia)

ISS Download:
    William Shepherd (Soyuz TM-31)
    Yuri Gidzenko (Soyuz TM-31)
    Sergei Krikalyov (Soyuz TM-31)

Launch:
    Pad: 39-B [46]
    Date: 8 March 2001
    Time: 11:42:09 UTC

Orbit:
    Altitude: 173 nm
    Inclination: 51.6 degrees
    Orbits: 102
    Duration: 12 days, 19 hours, 49 minutes, 33 seconds
    Distance: 5,300,000 miles

ISS Docking: PMA-2 on Destiny, 10 March 2001, 06:38 UTC - 19 March 2001, 04:32 UTC

Landing:
    Location: Runway 15, Kennedy Space Center, FL [54]
    Date: 21 March 2001
    Time: 07:31:42 UTC
    Rollout: 1 minute, 24 seconds (3,476 meters, 11,405 feet)

Mission EVA's:
     1) On 11 March 2001 for 8 hours, 56 minutes
     2) On 13 March 2001 for 6 hours, 21 minutes
EVA's were performed by the following individuals:
    Susan Helms
    Paul Richards
    Andrew Thomas
    James Voss

Highlights:
    8th Space Station Assembly Flight 5A.1. The Leonardo cargo module was attached. Two spacewalks were performed. The first was by Voss and Helms, lasting 8 hours, 56 minutes. The second was by Thomas and Richards, lasting 6 hours, 30 minutes.

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