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STS-90

STS-90 [Flight # 90]17 April - 3 May 1998Columbia [25]

Crew:
    Richard Searfoss [3], Commander
    Scott Altman [1], Pilot
    Richard Linnehan [2], Mission Specialist
    Dafydd Williams [1], Mission Specialist (Canada)
    Kathryn Hire [1], Mission Specialist
    Jay Buckey [1], Payload Specialist
    James Pawelczyk [1], Payload Specialist

Launch:
    Pad: 39-B [39]
    Date: 17 April 1998
    Time: 18:19:00 UTC

Orbit:
    Altitude: 150 nm
    Inclination: 39 degrees
    Orbits: 265
    Duration: 15 days, 21 hours, 49 minutes, 59 seconds
    Distance: 6,375,000 miles

Landing:
    Location: Runway 33, Kennedy Space Center, FL [43]
    Date: 3 May 1998
    Time: 16:08:59 UTC
    Rollout: 58 seconds (3,047 meters, 9,998 feet)

Highlights:
    Neurolab studied the human nervous system aboard the Spacelab LM2 module. Experiments were performed on crew members, rats, mice, crickets, snails, and fish.

 


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