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STS-53

STS-53 [Flight # 52]2-9 December 1992Discovery [15]

Crew:
    David Walker [3], Commander
    Robert Cabana [2], Pilot
    Guion Bluford [4], Mission Specialist
    James Voss [2], Mission Specialist
    Michael Clifford [1], Mission Specialist

Launch:
    Pad: 39-A [35]
    Date: 2 December 1992
    Time: 13:24:00 UTC

Orbit:
    Altitude: 174 nm
    Inclination: 57 degrees
    Orbits: 116
    Duration: 7 days, 7 hours, 19 minutes, 47 seconds
    Distance: 3,000,000 miles

Landing:
    Location: Runway 22, Edwards Air Force Base, CA [37]
    Date: 9 December 1992
    Time: 20:43:47 UTC
    Rollout: 1 minute, 13 seconds (3,098 meters, 10,165 feet)

Highlights:
    Final mission dedicated to the Department of Defense.

 


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