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: May 7, 1992 (STS-49)
Period: 1.5 hours
Launch site: Kennedy Space Center Launch Complex LC-39B
Landing date: May 16, 1992 at Edwards Air Force Base, Runway 22
Perigee altitude: 268 kilometres (167 mi)
Crew size: 7
Members: Daniel Brandenstein, Kevin P. Chilton, Richard Hieb, Bruce E. Melnick, Pierre J. Thuot, Kathryn C. Thornton and Thomas D. Akers
Another NASA Retro Mission Patch Party to follow tomorrow!!
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