STS-124

USA


Manned Flight nº: 260

Earth orbit Flight nº: 257

USA manned Flight nº: 154

42th manned flight to ISS. Mission: ISS-1J; ET-128

Launch, orbit & landing data:

Designation 32960 / 08027A
Launch date - time 31 May 2008 - 21:01 UT
Launch site KSC, LC39A
Launch vehicle  Space Shuttle
Orbiter Discovery #35
Primary payload Kibo-2 (JEM-PM)
Cargo Mass (kg) 17530 kg
Docking date - time 02 Jun 2008 - 18:03 UT
Target spacecraft/port ISS/xx
Earth orbit on :
   - Perigee / Apogee  km
   - Inclination 51.64°
   - Period  min
Undocking date - time 11 Jun 2008 - 11:42 UT
Landing date - time 14 Jun 2008 - 15:15 UT
Landing location KSC, runway 15
Flight Duration (d:hr:min) 13d 18h 13m
Nbr orbits 217
Landing crew Chamitoff replaced by Reisman (STS-123)


Launch Crew

Nr. Surname Given name Job Duration
1  Kelly  Mark Edward  CDR  13d 18h 13m
2  Ham  Kenneth Todd  PLT  13d 18h 13m
3  Nyberg  Karen Lujean  MSP 1  13d 18h 13m
4  Garan  Ronald John  MSP 2  13d 18h 13m
5  Fossum  Michael Edward  MSP 3  13d 18h 13m
6  Hoshide  Akihito  MSP 4 - Japan  13d 18h 13m
7  Chamitoff  Gregory Errol  MSP - ISS Exp 17  183d 00h 23m
2879 orbits

Chamitoff landed with STS-126 on Nov 30, 2008


Backup Crew

Nr. Name Job
7  Kopra, Timothy Lennart  Flight Engineer


Mission details:

STS-124 Payload

ISS at STS-124



ISS starboard side

ISS portside




Ref.: #7(JR597), #12, #14, #16, #78a - update: 28.12.13 Home