STS-9 Image Library
1 DVD-R containing approximately 320 images surrounding the flight of the European built Spacelab aboard the Space Shuttle Columbia in 1983.
Credits: Compilation by J.L. Pickering and Ed Hengeveld
STS-9 Mission: Orbital Laboratory and Observations Platform/First Spacelab Mission First Rollback/First 6 Crew Member Flight Space Shuttle: Columbia Launch Pad: 39A Launch Weight: 247,619 pounds Launched: November 28, 1983 at 11:00:00 a.m. EST Landing Site: Edwards Air Force Base, Calif. Landing: December 8, 1983 at 3:47:24 a.m. PST Landing Weight: 220,027 pounds Runway: 17 Rollout Distance: 8,456 feet Rollout Time: 53 seconds Revolution: 167 Mission Duration: 10 days, 7 hours, 47 minutes and 24 seconds Returned to KSC: December 15, 1983 Orbit Altitude: 155 nautical miles Orbit Inclination: 57 degrees Miles Traveled: 4.3 million