See you in orbit - Mission launched on 12/06/2020

Postcard – STS-1 Launch – Flown to the ISS on Toucan Space 1

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Buy a postcard which has flown to the International Space Station (ISS) on Toucan Space 1, mission “See you in orbit”, launched on 12/06/2020.

10 in stock

Description

After six years of silence, the thunder of human spaceflight was heard again, as the successful launch of the first space shuttle ushered in a new concept in utilization of space. Mission STS-1, on Space Shuttle Columbia, launched from Launch Complex 39A at Kennedy Space Center just seconds past 7 a.m. on April 12, 1981. It carried astronauts John Young and Robert Crippen on an Earth-orbital mission scheduled to last for 54 hours. The mission ended with the Space Shuttle Columbia landing at Edwards Air Force Base in California.

Date: April 12, 1981.

Details

Mission

See you in orbit – Toucan Space 1 (December 2020)

Destination

International Space Station (ISS)

Size

10×10cm (approximately 3.9×3.9 inches)