STS-41B Image Library
1 DVD-r containing approximately 240 hi-resolution images surrounding the flight of astronauts Brand, Gibson, McNair, McCandless and Stewart and the tenth flight of the Space Shuttle. Mission highlights included the use of the Manned Maneuvering Unit by McCandless and Stewart.
Credits: Compilation by J.L. Pickering and Ed Hengeveld
STS-41B Mission: WESTAR-VI, Manned Maneuvering Unit, PALAPA-B2, First KSC Landing Space Shuttle: Challenger Launch Pad: 39A Launch Weight: 250,452 pounds Launched: February 3, 1984 at 8:00:00 a.m. EST Landing Site: Kennedy Space Center, Florida Landing: February 11, 1984 at 7:15:55 a.m. EST Landing Weight: 201,238 pounds Runway: 15 Rollout Distance: 10,815 feet Rollout Time: 67 seconds Revolution: 128 Mission Duration: 7 days, 23 hours, 15 minutes, 55 seconds Orbit Altitude: 189 nautical miles Orbit Inclination: 28.5 degrees Miles Traveled: 3.3 million