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STS-47

STS-47 [Flight # 50]12-20 September 1992Endeavour [2]

Crew:
    Robert Gibson [4], Commander
    Curtis Brown [1], Pilot
    Mark Lee [2], Payload Commander
    Nancy Davis [1], Mission Specialist
    Jerome Apt [2], Mission Specialist
    Mae Jemison [1], Mission Specialist
    Mamoru Mohri [1], Payload Specialist (Japan)

Launch:
    Pad: 39-B [16]
    Date: 12 September 1992
    Time: 14:23:00 UTC

Orbit:
    Altitude: 166 nm
    Inclination: 57 degrees
    Orbits: 126
    Duration: 7 days, 22 hours, 30 minutes, 23 seconds
    Distance: 3,271,844 miles

Landing:
    Location: Runway 33, Kennedy Space Center, FL [12]
    Date: 20 September 1992
    Time: 12:53:23 UTC
    Rollout: 51 seconds (2,611 meters, 8,567 feet)

Highlights:
    Mae Jemison was the first Afro-American woman to fly in space. Mark Lee and Jan Davis were the first married couple in space. Materials and life science experiments were performed in the Spacelab module LM2.

 


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