Space Shuttle Columbia / OV-102
STS-93

Space Shuttle Columbia / OV-102 | STS-93

United Space Alliance launch of a Space Shuttle Columbia OV-102 Rocket

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United Space Alliance was scheduled to launch a Space Shuttle Columbia OV-102 rocket as part of the STS-93 mission. The launch window for the Astrophysics mission was on Wed, Jun 23rd, 1999, 12:31 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-93

STS-93 marked the 95th launch of the Space Shuttle, the 26th launch of Columbia, and the 21st night launch of a Space Shuttle. Eileen Collins became the first female shuttle Commander on this flight. Its primary payload was the Chandra X-ray Observatory.

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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