STS-64

Space Shuttle Discovery / OV-103

Lockheed Space Operations Company

Launch Status
Success

Crew

Mark C. Lee

Mark C. Lee

Mission Specialist

Status: Retired
8/14/1952 -
Nationality: American
Type: Government
Agency: National Aeronautics and Space Administration

Mark Charles Lee USAF Colonel is a former NASA astronaut who flew on four Space Shuttle missions. He retired from the Air Force and NASA on July 1, 2001.

Richard N. Richards

Richard N. Richards

Commander

Status: Retired
8/24/1946 -
Nationality: American
Type: Government
Agency: National Aeronautics and Space Administration

Richard Noel "Dick" Richards is a retired American naval officer and aviator, test pilot, chemical engineer, and a former NASA astronaut. He flew aboard four Space Shuttle missions in the 1980s and 1990s.

Carl J. Meade

Carl J. Meade

Mission Specialist

Status: Retired
11/16/1950 -
Nationality: American
Type: Government
Agency: National Aeronautics and Space Administration

Carl Joseph Meade is a former NASA astronaut.

Lloyd Hammond

Lloyd Hammond

Pilot

Status: Retired
1/16/1952 -
Nationality: American
Type: Government
Agency: National Aeronautics and Space Administration

Lloyd Blaine Hammond Jr. is a Gulfstream test pilot, a former United States Air Force officer, and a former NASA astronaut. He flew on two Space Shuttle missions. Selected by NASA in May 1984, Hammond became an astronaut in June 1985 and qualified for assignment as a pilot/commander on Space Shuttle flight crews.

Susan Helms

Susan Helms

Mission Specialist

Status: Retired
2/26/1958 -
Nationality: American
Type: Government
Agency: National Aeronautics and Space Administration

Susan Jane Helms is a retired lieutenant general in the United States Air Force and a former NASA astronaut. Helms was a crew member on five Space Shuttle missions and was a resident of the International Space Station (ISS) for over five months in 2001. While participating in ISS Expedition 2, she and Jim Voss conducted an 8-hour and 56 minute spacewalk, the world record.

Jerry M. Linenger

Jerry M. Linenger

Mission Specialist

Status: Retired
1/9/1955 -
Nationality: American
Type: Government
Agency: National Aeronautics and Space Administration

Jerry Michael Linenger is a retired Captain in the United States Navy Medical Corps, and a former NASA astronaut who flew on the Space Shuttle and Space Station Mir.

Mission

STS-64

Type: Earth Science

STS-64 was a Space Shuttle Discovery mission that was set to perform multiple experiment packages. STS-64 was launched from Kennedy Space Center, Florida, on 9 September 1994, and landed back on 20 September 1994 at Edwards Air Force Base.

Location

Launch Complex 39B

Kennedy Space Center, FL, USA

182 launches have been at this location.

Launch Complex 39B, Kennedy Space Center, FL, USA

Rocket

Space Shuttle Discovery OV-103

Length: 38.1 meters
Diameter: 8.4 meters
First Launched: August 30, 1984

Space Shuttle Discovery is one of the orbiters from NASA’s Space Shuttle program and the third of five fully operational orbiters to be built. Its first mission, STS-41-D, flew from August 30 to September 5, 1984. Over 27 years of service it launched and landed 39 times, gathering more spaceflights than any other spacecraft to date.

The Space Shuttle Discovery OV-103 rocket has been launched a total of 38 times with 38 successful and 0 failed launches.

Agency

Lockheed Space Operations Company

Type: Commercial
Abbreviation: LSOC
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Country: USA

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