Space Shuttle Columbia / OV-102
STS-73

Space Shuttle Columbia / OV-102 | STS-73

Lockheed Martin Space Operations launch of a Space Shuttle Columbia OV-102 Rocket

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Lockheed Martin Space Operations was scheduled to launch a Space Shuttle Columbia OV-102 rocket as part of the STS-73 mission. The launch window for the Microgravity Research mission was on Fri, Oct 20th, 1995, 9:53 AM EDT from Launch Complex 39B, 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 Columbia OV-102 and experience the excitement for yourself.

Mission

STS-73

STS-73 was a Space Shuttle program mission, during October–November 1995, on board the space shuttle Columbia. The mission was the second mission for the United States Microgravity Laboratory. The crew, who spent 16 days in space, were broken up into 2 teams, the red team and the blue team. The mission also included several Detailed Test Objectives or DTO's.

Location

Launch Pad Compass (Beta)

Launch Complex 39B, Kennedy Space Center, FL

Kennedy Space Center, FL, USA
National Aeronautics and Space Administration

Rocket

Space Shuttle Columbia OV-102

National Aeronautics and Space Administration
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