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STS-52

STS-52 [Flight # 51]22 October - 1 November 1992Columbia [13]

Crew:
    James Wetherbee [2], Commander
    Michael Baker [2], Pilot
    Charles Veach [2], Mission Specialist
    William Shepherd [3], Mission Specialist
    Tamara Jernigan [2], Mission Specialist
    Steven MacLean [1], Payload Specialist (Canada)

Launch:
    Pad: 39-B [17]
    Date: 22 October 1992
    Time: 17:09:39 UTC

Orbit:
    Altitude: 163 nm
    Inclination: 28.45 degrees
    Orbits: 159
    Duration: 9 days, 20 hours, 56 minutes, 13 seconds
    Distance: 4,129,028 miles

Landing:
    Location: Runway 33, Kennedy Space Center, FL [13]
    Date: 1 November 1992
    Time: 14:05:52 UTC
    Rollout: 1 minute, 3 seconds (3,264 meters, 10,708 feet)

Highlights:
    Laser Geodynamic Satellite II was deployed. Joint NASA and Italian microgravity experiments were performed.

 


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