National Aeronautics and Space Administration

Space Shuttle Endeavour OV-101

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Administrator: Jim Bridenstine Founded: 1958 Successes: 153 Failures: 2 Pending: 2

The National Aeronautics and Space Administration is an independent agency of the executive branch of the United States federal government responsible for the civilian space program, as well as aeronautics and aerospace research. NASA have many launch facilities but most are inactive. The most commonly used pad will be LC-39B at Kennedy Space Center in Florida.

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Launch Vehicle


Space Shuttle Endeavour OV-101

Configuration: Endeavour / OV-101
Family: Space Shuttle

Vehicle Specifications


Space Shuttle Discovery OV-101
GTO: 0
LEO: 24400
Length: 38.1 m
Diameter: 8.4 m
Launch Mass: 2040k kg
Thurst: 28200 kN
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Human Exploration


ISS assembly flight ULF6. This flight delivered the Alpha Magnetic Spectrometer and an ExPRESS Logistics Carrier to the International Space Station.

Launch Window


NET: May 16th 2011 - 12:56 UTC

Open: May 16th 2011 - 12:56 UTC

Close: May 16th 2011 - 12:56 UTC

Watch the Launch



Kennedy Space Center, FL, USA

Launch Complex 39A, Kennedy Space Center, FL


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Videos

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ShRa2RG2KDI

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