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STS-80

STS-80 [Flight # 80]19 November - 7 December 1996Columbia [21]

Crew:
    Kenneth Cockrell [3], Commander
    Kent Rominger [2], Pilot
    Tamara Jernigan [4], Mission Specialist
    Thomas Jones [3], Mission Specialist
    Franklin Musgrave [6], Mission Specialist

Launch:
    Pad: 39-B [36]
    Date: 19 November 1996
    Time: 19:55:47 UTC

Orbit:
    Altitude: 190 nm
    Inclination: 28.45 degrees
    Orbits: 279
    Duration: 17 days, 15 hours, 53 minutes, 18 seconds
    Distance: 7,000,000 miles

Landing:
    Location: Runway 33, Kennedy Space Center, FL [33]
    Date: 7 December 1996
    Time: 11:49:05 UTC
    Rollout: 1 minute, 2 seconds (2,658 meters, 8,721 feet)

Highlights:
    Two free flying research payloads were deployed and retrieved. Two planned EVA's were cancelled when an outer air lock door would not open.

 


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