STS-2 Image Library
Contents: 1 DVD-R containing approximately 460 photos surrounding the flight of astronauts Engle and Truly aboard the second Space Shuttle mission in 1981.
Credits: Compilation by J.L. Pickering and Ed Hengeveld
STS-2 Mission: Second Shuttle Mission/Office of Space and Terrestrial Applications-1 (OSTA-1) Space Shuttle: Columbia Launch Pad: 39A Launched: Nov. 12, 1981 at 10:09:59 a.m. EST Launch Weight: 320,708 pounds Landing Site: Edwards Air Force Base, Calif. Landing: Nov. 14, 1981 at 1:23:11 p.m. PST Runway: 23 Rollout Distance: 7,711 feet Rollout Time: 53 seconds Revolution: 37 Mission Duration: 2 days, 6 hours, 13 minutes and 12 seconds Returned to KSC: Nov. 25, 1981 Orbit Altitude: 157 nautical miles Orbit Inclination: 38.0 degrees Miles Traveled: 1.075 million