Space Shuttle Challenger / OV-099
STS-41-C

Space Shuttle Challenger / OV-099 | STS-41-C

Lockheed Space Operations Company launch of a Space Shuttle Challenger OV-099 Rocket

Watch Launch Video

Lockheed Space Operations Company was scheduled to launch a Space Shuttle Challenger OV-099 rocket as part of the STS-41-C mission. The launch window for the Microgravity Research mission was on Fri, Feb 3rd, 1984, 8:58 AM EST from Launch Complex 39A, Kennedy Space Center, FL. The status of the launch was Success. Don’t miss this exciting rocket launch! Watch the launch video of the Space Shuttle Challenger OV-099 and experience the excitement for yourself.

Mission

STS-41-C

STS-41-C was the eleventh mission of the shuttle program and fifth mission for Space Shuttle Challenger. It marked the first time a shuttle performed a direct ascent. Its mission was to capsule the Solar Max Satellite and repair it whilst in orbit.

Location

Launch Pad Compass (Beta)

Launch Complex 39A, Kennedy Space Center, FL

Kennedy Space Center, FL, USA

Rocket

Space Shuttle Challenger OV-099

National Aeronautics and Space Administration
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