Launch of Shuttle Columbia, STS-40/SLS-1

Launch of Shuttle Columbia, STS-40/SLS-1

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Caption: Space Shuttle Columbia climbs away from the launch pad at the start of Mission STS-40 on 5 June 1991. The nine-day flight was devoted to the Spacelab Life Sciences SLS-1 module carried in the cargo bay. The seven crew members conducted a wide variety of experiments on their physiological conditioning to the microgravity environment in space. STS-40 ended with a safe return to Earth on 14 June 1991.

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Keywords: columbia, kennedy space center, manned spaceflight, mission sts-40, shuttle, shuttle launch, sls-1, space, space shuttle columbia, spacelab life sciences, spacelab life sciences sls-1

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