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OV-102 (Columbia)
November 28 - December 8, 1983

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Official portrait of the STS-9 crew -Owen Garriott, Brewster Shaw, John Young, Robert Parker, Byron Lichtenberg, Ulf Merbold


STS9 crew The Spacelab mission was a joint effort between NASA and the ESA (European Space Agency). The ESA is a consortium of 11 West European nations.


Spacelab's purpose was to do scientific research in five categories:
  • life sciences
  • materials science
  • atmospheric physics
  • space plasma physics
  • astronomy
The mission included 70 experiments - only one experiment failed to meet its objectives.

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