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STS-43 Launch (Space Shuttle Atlantis)

STS-43 Launch (Space Shuttle Atlantis)

Space Shuttle Photos – The Space Shuttle Atlantis streaks skyward as sunlight pierces through the gap between the orbiter and ET assembly. Atlantis lifted off on the 42nd space shuttle flight at 11:02 a.m. EDT on August 2, 1991 carrying a crew of five and TDRS-E. A remote camera at the 275-foot level of the Fixed Surface Structure took this picture.

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