STS-7   Challenger  (2)             MANNED FLIGHT                              USA

LAUNCH :

11.33 GMT

Cape Canaveral

Florida / USA

Launch pad 39-A

Jun.18 / 1983

4.2.06

14:52:06

SPACECRAFT :


Space Shuttle Challenger

LAUNCH VEHICLE :

Space Shuttle Transport System

LANDING :

13.56 GMT


California / USA

Edwards Air Force Base

Runway 15

Jun.24 / 1983

designed by :     Michael May         copyright  2006

MANNEDSPACEFLIGHT    CHRONOLOGY

Flight no.  088

FLIGHT DATA :

Inclination

28.50°

Altitude

296/315 km

Duration

6d02h23m

Orbits

98

First five member crew with first americam female astronaut Sally Ride on bord. Deployment of ANIK C-2/Telesat-7 (Canada) Palapa B-1 (Indonesia). Shuttle Pallet Satellite SPAS 01 (Germany) freeflight experiments (depoyed and caputered by candian manipulator arm.

Challenger in orbit photographed by  satellite SPAS-01

credit: NASA



MANNED SPACE FLIGHT    1970īs   1980īs   

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Robert L.

Crippen

CDR

USA

Frederick H.

Hauck

Pilot

USA

John McC.

Fabian

MSP

USA

Sally K.Ride

MSP

USA

Norman E.

Thagard MSP

USA