LAUNCH CENTER

Launch Image
Success
Fri Apr 06 1984
Lockheed Space Operations Company

STS-41-C

Launch Successful
LAUNCH PREVIEW

Launch Time

April 6, 1984 at 8:58 AM EST

(April 6, 1984 at 1:58 PM UTC)

Launch Window Start

April 6, 1984 at 8:58 AM EST

(April 6, 1984 at 1:58 PM UTC)

Launch Window End

April 6, 1984 at 8:58 AM EST

(April 6, 1984 at 1:58 PM UTC)

RECOVERY OVERVIEW

Location

No Recovery Specified

Type

No Recovery Specified

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    MISSION OVERVIEW
    • Type:
    • STS-41-C was the eleventh mission of the shuttle program and fifth mission for Space Shuttle Challenger. It marked the first time a shuttle performed a direct ascent. Its mission was to capsule the Solar Max Satellite and repair it whilst in orbit.
    COMPLEX OVERVIEW

    Location

    Kennedy Space Center, FL, USA

    Pad

    Launch Complex 39A