Today’s featured photo of the day! The feature is: NASA Retro Mission Patch Party
We are celebrating the Mars Landing! Mars!! How nice. We are blessed to be in the USA! Join every day for the next 36 days at 2:55 pm CST. . .for another photo of my NASA mission patches, and a brief description of each mission.
Facebook Party – Celebrate Mars Launch in a NASA Retro Mission Patch Party
Maiden flight: Launch date: April 4, 1983 (STS-6)
Period: 1.5 hours
Launch site: Kennedy Space Center Launch Complex 39-A
Landing date: April 9, 1983, Edwards Air Force Base Runway 22
EVA duration: 4 hours, 17 minutes
Crew size: 4
Members: Paul J. Weitz, Karol J. Bobko, Story Musgrave, Donald H. Peterson
No. of missions: 9 successful, 10 total
Crew members: 60
Miles Traveled: 23,661,290 (10 flights, including STS-51L)
Earth Orbits: 995 (10 flights, including STS-51L)
Time in Space: 62 days 07:56:22 (10 flights, including STS-51L)
The disaster of the STS-51-will be posted under separate post. My prayers 🙏...
Another NASA Retro Mission Patch Party to follow tomorrow!!
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