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
Shuttle Challenger STS-41-B (the number system changed after STS-9, so STS-11 became STS-41-B)
Launch date: February 3, 1984
Landing date: February 11, 1984
EVA duration: 12 hours, 12 minutes; First: 5 hours, 55 minutes; Second: 6 hours, 17 minutes
Perigee altitude: 307 kilometres (166 nmi)
Apogee altitude: 317 kilometres (171 nmi)
Members: Vance D. Brand, Robert L. Gibson, Bruce McCandless II, Robert L. Stewart, Ronald McNair
Another NASA Retro Mission Patch Party to follow tomorrow!!
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