Space Shuttle Atlantis / OV-104 | STS-129

Space Shuttle Atlantis / OV-104 | STS-129

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Launch Complex 39A
Kennedy Space Center, FL, USA

STS-129 (ISS assembly flight ULF3) was a NASA Space Shuttle mission to the International Space Station (ISS) flown by Atlantis. STS-129 focused on staging spare components outside the station. The 11-day flight included three spacewalks. The payload bay carried two large ExPRESS Logistics Carriers holding two spare gyroscopes, two nitrogen tank assemblies, two pump modules, an ammonia tank assembly, a spare latching end effector for the station's robotic arm, a spare trailing umbilical system for the Mobile Transporter, and a high-pressure gas tank. STS-129 was the first flight of an ExPRESS Logistics Carrier.

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Space Shuttle Atlantis


Serial OV-104

Launch Crew Count 6

Status Retired

Landing Time N/A


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Crew

Leland D. Melvin

Mission Specialist

Michael Foreman

Mission Specialist

Charles "Scorch" Hobaugh

Commander

Barry E. Wilmore

Pilot

Randolph Bresnik

Mission Specialist

Robert Satcher

Mission Specialist

Space Shuttle Atlantis OV-104


Height 38.10 Meters

Max Stages 3

Mass To GTO 0 kg

Liftoff Thrust 28200 kN

Diameter 8.40 Meters

Mass To LEO 24400 kg

Liftoff Mass 2040 Tonnes


Launch Success 32

Consecutive Success 32

Maiden Flight 1985-10-03

Launch Failures 0


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