Space Shuttle Challenger / OV-099
STS-51-F

Space Shuttle Challenger / OV-099 | STS-51-F

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

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Lockheed Space Operations Company was scheduled to launch a Space Shuttle Challenger OV-099 rocket as part of the STS-51-F mission. The launch window for the Microgravity Research mission was on Mon, Jul 29th, 1985, 6:00 PM EDT 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-51-F

STS-51-F was the nineteenth flight of the shuttle program and the eighth flight of Space Shuttle Challenger. It flew in orbit for 8 days performing science in Spacelab 2.

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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