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SAREX Status for June 4.



The STS-93 crewmembers are:
	Commander Eileen Collins, KD5EDS	
	Pilot Jeffrey Ashby
	Mission Specialist 1 Catherine Coleman, KC5ZTH
	Mission Specialist 2 Steven Hawley
	Mission Specialist 3 Michel Tognini, KD5EJZ
73s,
Will Marchant, KC6ROL
AMSAT-NA SAREX Operations Manager

"Buckingham-1, Bruce" wrote:
> 
> KENNEDY SPACE CENTER SPACE SHUTTLE STATUS REPORT
> FRIDAY, JUNE 4, 1999  (3:40 PM EDT)
...
> MISSION: STS-93 - Chandra X-ray Observatory (formerly AXAF)
> VEHICLE: Columbia/OV-102
> LOCATION: Vehicle Assembly Building high bay 1
> TARGET KSC LAUNCH DATE/TIME: July 22, 1999 at 12:28 a.m. EDT  (under review)
> TARGET KSC LANDING DATE/TIME: July 26, 1999 at 11:35 p.m. EDT
> LAUNCH WINDOW:  46 minutes
> MISSION DURATION: 4 days, 23 hours
> CREW: Collins, Ashby, Hawley, Coleman, Tognini
> ORBITAL ALTITUDE and INCLINATION:  153 nautical miles/28.45 degrees
> 
> NOTE:  Columbia is hardmated to the external tank and solid rocket booster
> stack in VAB high bay 1 today.  Tomorrow, the Shuttle Interface Test will
> conclude and over the weekend workers will prepare for Monday's Shuttle roll
> out to Launch Pad 39B.
> 
> The Chandra X-ray Observatory and Inertial Upper Stage are undergoing
> interface verification testing today.
> 
> STS-93 SCHEDULED OPERATIONAL MILESTONES (dates are target only):
> *       Columbia rolls out to Pad 39B (June 7 at about 2 a.m.)
...

-- 
Will Marchant, KC6ROL
AMSAT-NA SAREX Operations Manager
kc6rol@amsat.org		http://www.citizen.infi.net/~wmarchan
marchant@ssl.berkeley.edu	http://chips.ssl.berkeley.edu/
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