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STS-103

STS-103 [Flight # 96]20-28 December 1999Discovery [27]

Crew:
    Curtis Brown [6], Commander
    Scott Kelly [1], Pilot
    Stephen Smith [3], Mission Specialist
    Colin Foale [5], Mission Specialist
    John Grunsfeld [3], Mission Specialist
    Claude Nicollier [4], Mission Specialist (Switzerland)
    Jean-Fran├žis Clervoy [3], Mission Specialist (France)

Launch:
    Pad: 39-B [43]
    Date: 20 December 1999
    Time: 00:50:00 UTC

Orbit:
    Altitude: 317 nm
    Inclination: 28.45 degrees
    Orbits: 119
    Duration: 7 days, 23 hours, 11 minutes, 34 seconds
    Distance: 3,267,000 miles

Landing:
    Location: Runway 33, Kennedy Space Center, FL [49]
    Date: 28 December 1999
    Time: 00:01:34 UTC
    Rollout: 47 seconds (2,135 meters, 7,005 feet)

Mission EVA's:
     1) On 22 December 1999 for 8 hours, 15 minutes
     2) On 23 December 1999 for 8 hours, 10 minutes
     3) On 24 December 1999 for 8 hours, 8 minutes
EVA's were performed by the following individuals:
    Colin Foale
    John Grunsfeld
    Claude Nicollier
    Stephen Smith

Highlights:
   Hubble Space Telescope Servicing Mission 3A. Three EVA's were performed.

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