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Crew
Bursch Culbertson Newman Readdy Walz

12 September 1993 11:45 GMT. Duration: 9.84 days. Call Sign: Discovery. Nation: USA. Agency: NASA. Launch Site: Cape Canaveral . Launch Complex: LC39B. Launch Vehicle: Shuttle. LV Configuration: STS-51. Program: STS. Class: Manned. Type: Spaceplane. Spacecraft: Discovery. Payload: Discovery F17 / ACTS [TOS-21H] / Orfeus-SPAS 01. Mass: 19,360 kg. Perigee: 300 km. Apogee: 308 km. Inclination: 28.5 deg. Period: 90.6 min. References: 1 , 2 , 5 , 6 , 7 .