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Crew
Cameron Cockrell Foale Ochoa Oswald

08 April 1993 05:31 GMT. Duration: 9.26 days. Call Sign: Discovery. Nation: USA. Agency: NASA. Launch Site: Cape Canaveral . Launch Complex: LC39B. Launch Vehicle: Shuttle. LV Configuration: STS-56. Program: STS. Class: Manned. Type: Spaceplane. Spacecraft: Discovery. Payload: Discovery F16 / Spartan 201-F1 / Atlas-2. Mass: 7,441 kg. Perigee: 291 km. Apogee: 299 km. Inclination: 57.0 deg. Period: 90.4 min. References: 1 , 2 , 5 , 6 , 7 .