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STS-35

STS-35 [Flight # 38]2-11 December 1990Columbia [10]

Crew:
    Vance Brand [4], Commander
    Guy Gardner [2], Pilot
    Jeffrey Hoffman [2], Mission Specialist
    John Lounge [3], Mission Specialist
    Robert Parker [2], Mission Specialist
    Samuel Durrance [1], Payload Specialist
    Ronald Parise [1], Payload Specialist

Launch:
    Pad: 39-B [11]
    Date: 2 December 1990
    Time: 06:49:01 UTC

Orbit:
    Altitude: 190 nm
    Inclination: 28.45 degrees
    Orbits: 144
    Duration: 8 days, 23 hours, 5 minutes, 8 seconds
    Distance: 3,728,636 miles

Landing:
    Location: Runway 22, Edwards Air Force Base, CA [30]
    Date: 11 December 1990
    Time: 05:54:09 UTC
    Rollout: 58 seconds (3,221 meters, 10,566 feet)

Highlights:
    Celestial observations were done with ASTRO-1, an observatory consisting of 4 telescopes. Spacelab Igloo, two pallets, and Instrument Pointing System were aboard.

 


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