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STS-84

STS-84 [Flight # 84]15-24 May 1997Atlantis [19]

Crew:
    Charles Precourt [3], Commander
    Eileen Collins [2], Pilot
    Carlos Noriega [1], Mission Specialist
    Edward Lu [1], Mission Specialist
    Jean-Fran├žis Clervoy [2], Mission Specialist (France)
    Yelena Kondakova [2], Mission Specialist (Russia)

Mir Upload:
    Colin Foale [4], Mission Specialist

Mir Download:
    Jerry Linenger (STS-81)

Launch:
    Pad: 39-A [47]
    Date: 15 May 1997
    Time: 08:07:48 UTC

Orbit:
    Altitude: 160 nm
    Inclination: 51.6 degrees
    Orbits: 144
    Duration: 9 days, 5 hours, 19 minutes, 56 seconds
    Distance: 4,000,000 miles

Mir Docking: Kristall, 17 May 1997, 02:33 UTC - 22 May 1997, 01:04 UTC

Landing:
    Location: Runway 33, Kennedy Space Center, FL [37]
    Date: 24 May 1997
    Time: 13:27:44 UTC
    Rollout: 51 seconds (2,555 meters, 8,384 feet)

Highlights:
    This was the sixth docking of the shuttle to Mir. Jerry Linenger and Michael Foale exchanged places aboard the Mir.

 


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