STS-107   Columbia                 MANNED FLIGHT                              USA

LAUNCH :

15.39 GMT

Cape Canaveral

Florida / USA

Launch pad 39-A

Jan.16 / 2003

10.16.05

22:36:12

SPACECRAFT :


Space Shuttle Columbia

LAUNCH VEHICLE :

Space Shuttle Transport System

LANDING :

13.59 GMT

until loss of signal


Texas / USA

Feb.01 / 2003

designed by :     Michael May         copyright  2005

MANNEDSPACEFLIGHT    CHRONOLOGY

Flight no.  234

FLIGHT DATA :

Inclination

39.00°

Altitude

278 km

Duration

15d22h22m

Orbits

255

Last flight of Space Shuttle Columbia in a research mission. During reentry the shuttle broke apart due to a major damage of the left wing leading edge, caused by a debris impact during lift-off.

Alle seven astronauts lost their lives in this doomed mission.

STS-107 Columbia crew

credit: NASA

until loss of signal

MANNED SPACE FLIGHT    1990īs   2000īs   

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Rick D.

Husband

CDR

USA

William C.

McCool

Pilot

USA

David M.

Brown

MSP

USA

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Chawla

MSP

USA

Michael P.

Anderson

MSP

USA

Laurel B.

Clark

MSP

USA

Ilan

Ramon

MSP

Israel