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Crew
Allen Fisher Gardner Hauck Walker Dave

08 November 1984 12:28 GMT. Duration: 7.99 days. Call Sign: Discovery. Nation: USA. Agency: NASA. Launch Site: Cape Canaveral . Launch Complex: LC39A. Launch Vehicle: Shuttle. LV Configuration: STS-19 (51-A). Program: STS. Class: Manned. Type: Spaceplane. Spacecraft: Discovery. Payload: Discovery F02 / PLT. Mass: 20,550 kg. Perigee: 289 km. Apogee: 297 km. Inclination: 28.4 deg. Period: 90.4 min. References: 1 , 2 , 5 , 6 , 7 , 33 .

STS-51-ASTS-51-A - Aerial view of the launch of STS 51-A shuttle Discovery

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