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STS-50

STS-50 [Flight # 48]25 June - 9 July 1992Columbia [12]

Crew:
    Richard Richards [3], Commander
    Kenneth Bowersox [1], Pilot
    Bonnie Dunbar [3], Payload Commander
    Ellen Baker [2], Mission Specialist
    Carl Meade [2], Mission Specialist
    Lawrence DeLucas [1], Payload Specialist
    Eugene Trinh [1], Payload Specialist

Launch:
    Pad: 39-A [34]
    Date: 25 June 1992
    Time: 16:12:23 UTC

Orbit:
    Altitude: 160 nm
    Inclination: 28.45 degrees
    Orbits: 221
    Duration: 13 days, 19 hours, 30 minutes, 4 seconds
    Distance: 5,758,000 miles

Landing:
    Location: Runway 33, Kennedy Space Center, FL [10]
    Date: 9 July 1992
    Time: 11:42:27 UTC
    Rollout: 59 seconds (3,253 meters, 10,674 feet)

Highlights:
    First flight of the U.S. Microgravity Laboratory (USML-1) for microgravity research. Spacelab module LM1 was aboard.

 


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