Manned Flight nº: 227

Earth orbit Flight nº: 224

USA manned Flight nº: 137

13th manned flight to ISS. - Mission: ISS-7A.1

Launch, orbit & landing data:

Designation 26888 / 01035A
Launch date - time 10 Aug 2001 - 21:10:14 UT
Launch site KSC, LC39A
Launch vehicle  Space Shuttle
Orbiter Discovery #30 (OV-103)
Primary payload MPLM-1 Leonardo & Simplesat
Mass (kg) 
Launch Crew Horowitz, Sturckow, Forrester, Barry
Culbertson, Dezhurov, Turin
Docking date - time 12 Aug 2001 - 18:42 UT
Target spacecraft/port ISS/PMA-2 port
Earth orbit on :
   - Perigee / Apogee  km
   - Inclination °
   - Period  min
Undocking date - time 20 Aug 2001 - 14:52 UT
Landing date - time 22 Aug 2001 - 18:22:58 UT
Landing location KSC, Runway 15
Flight Duration (d:hr:min) 11d 21h 13m
Nbr orbits 186
Landing crew Horowitz, Sturckow, Forrester, Barry
Voss, Helms, Usachyov
 (crew STS-105 & STS-102)

Culbertson, Dezhurov and Turin landed with STS-108 on 17 Dec 2001 (2028 orbits)

Launch crew

Nr. Surname Given name Job Duration
1  Horowitz  Scott Jay "Doc"  CDR 11d 21h 13m 
2  Sturckow  Frederick Wilford  PLT 11d 21h 13m 
3  Forrester  Patrick Graham  MSP 11d 21h 13m 
4  Barry  Thomas Daniel  MSP 11d 21h 13m 
5  Culbertson  Frank Lee, Jr.  ISS-Commander 128d 20h 45m 
6  Dezhurov  Vladimir Nikolayevich  Flight engineer 128d 20h 45m 
7  Tyurin  Mikhail Vladislavovich  Flight engineer 128d 20h 45m 


Launch from KSC; landing on KSC; Mission ISS-11-7A.1; Docking on ISS; Culbertson, Dezhurov and Turin as "Expedition-3" new resident crew of the ISS; EVA by Barry and Forrester on 16.08.2001 (6h 16m) to attach an ammonia servicing unit and two science experiment packages; second EVA by Barry and Forrester on 18.08.2001 (5h 29m) to lay backup cables for future assembly.

Description cargo bay:

Mission details:

Astrophilately covers:


Launch cancel KSC. Credit: J. Vd Dr.


Landing cancel KSC. Credit: J. Vd Dr.

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