The longest Space Shuttle flight in program history begins at 10:53:10
a.m. EDT with a flawless liftoff from launch Pad 39B. During the 14 day
flight of STS-58, a seven member crew will study extensively the adaptation
of the human body to the near-weightless environment of space.
credit: NASA GRIN Image # : 93PC-1374
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