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STS-51

STS-51 [Flight # 57]12-22 September 1993Discovery [17]

Crew:
    Frank Culbertson [2], Commander
    William Readdy [2], Pilot
    James Newman [1], Mission Specialist
    Daniel Bursch [1], Mission Specialist
    Carl Walz [1], Mission Specialist

Launch:
    Pad: 39-B [21]
    Date: 12 September 1993
    Time: 11:45:00 UTC

Orbit:
    Altitude: 160 nm
    Inclination: 28.45 degrees
    Orbits: 157
    Duration: 9 days, 20 hours, 11 minutes, 11 seconds
    Distance: 4,106,411 miles

Landing:
    Location: Runway 15, Kennedy Space Center, FL [17]
    Date: 22 September 1993
    Time: 07:56:11 UTC
    Rollout: 50 seconds (2,521 meters, 8,271 feet)

Mission EVA's:
     1) On 16 September 1993 for 7 hours, 5 minutes
EVA's were performed by the following individuals:
    James Newman
    Carl Walz

Highlights:
    Two satellites were deployed. One EVA was performed.

 


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