STS-9   Columbia  (6)             MANNED FLIGHT                              USA

LAUNCH :

16.00 GMT

Cape Canaveral

Florida / USA

Launch pad 39-A

Nov. 28 / 1983

4.3.06

00:45:03

SPACECRAFT :


Space Shuttle Columbia

LAUNCH VEHICLE :

Space Shuttle Transport System

LANDING :

23.57 GMT


California / USA

Edwards Air Force Base

Runway 17

Dec.08 / 1983

designed by :     Michael May         copyright  2006

MANNEDSPACEFLIGHT    CHRONOLOGY

Flight no.  091

FLIGHT DATA :

Inclination

57.050°

Altitude

287 km

Duration

10d07h47m

Orbits

167

First six person crew with the first non-US-citizien crewmember ever flown in an US-spacecraft, Ulf Merbold. 73 experiments performed in the ESA-built laboratory SPACELAB, wich was installed in the Shuttle cargo bay.

Spacelab in Columbia cargo bay

credit: NASA



MANNED SPACE FLIGHT    1970īs   1980īs   

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John W.

Young

CDR

USA

Brewster H.

Shaw

Pilot

USA

Owen K.

Garriott

MSP

USA

Byron K.

Lichtenberg

MSP

USA

Ulf D.

Merbold

MSP

Germany

Robert A.

Parker

MSP

USA