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INTERNATIONALSPACESTATION    HOMEPAGE

STS-96                               ASSEMBLY FLIGHT                       USA

LAUNCH :

May 27 / 1999

10.49 GMT

Kennedy Space Center

Florida / USA

Pad 39 B

May 31 / 1999

LAUNCH VEHICLE:

Space Shuttle   DISCOVERY

EVA:

# 1 :

07 h 55 min

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First ever docking with the International Space Station

Supply delivery mission including :

two tons of equipment and supplies clothing ,water , sleeping bags and spare parts

Replacing battery charges on ZARYA

Repairing a radio system on UNITY

Installing two cranes to the exterior of the station (US Orbital Transver Device and russian STRELA-crane)

2A.1

I.S.S.ELEMENT:

LANDING :

Jun.06 / 1999

06.02 GMT

Runway 15

Kennedy Space Center / Fl.

UNITY

Service and supply mission

ZARYA