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Crew
Buchli Mattingly Onizuka Payton Shriver

24 January 1985 19:55 GMT. Duration: 3.06 days. Call Sign: Discovery. Nation: USA. Agency: NASA. Launch Site: Cape Canaveral . Launch Complex: LC39A. Launch Vehicle: Shuttle. LV Configuration: STS-20 (51-C). Program: STS. Class: Manned. Type: Spaceplane. Spacecraft: Discovery. Payload: Discovery F03 / Magnum 1 [IUS]. Perigee: 332 km. Apogee: 341 km. Inclination: 28.4 deg. Period: 91.3 min. References: 1 , 2 , 5 , 6 , 7 , 33 .

STS-51-CSTS-51-C - Launch of Shuttle Discovery and the STS 51-C mission

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