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STS-69

STS-69 [Flight # 71]7-18 September 1995Endeavour [9]

Crew:
    David Walker [4], Commander
    Kenneth Cockrell [2], Pilot
    James Voss [3], Payload Commander
    James Newman [2], Mission Specialist
    Michael Gernhardt [1], Mission Specialist

Launch:
    Pad: 39-A [43]
    Date: 7 September 1995
    Time: 15:09:00 UTC

Orbit:
    Altitude: 165 nm
    Inclination: 28.4 degrees
    Orbits: 171
    Duration: 10 days, 20 hours, 28 minutes, 56 seconds
    Distance: 4,500,000 miles

Landing:
    Location: Runway 33, Kennedy Space Center, FL [25]
    Date: 18 September 1995
    Time: 11:37:56 UTC
    Rollout: 56 seconds (3,118 meters, 10,230 feet)

Mission EVA's:
     1) On 16 September 1995 for 6 hours, 46 minutes
EVA's were performed by the following individuals:
    Michael Gernhardt
    James Voss

Highlights:
    Two different payloads were deployed and retrieved. A space walk was performed to test space suit design modifications and to practice for International Space Station activities.

 


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