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General Description: 
STS-109 Shuttle Mission Imagery
Description: 
STS109-S-016 (12 March 2002)--- The Space Shuttle Columbia, with its crew of seven astronauts on board, approaches touchdown on Runway 33 of the KSC Shuttle Landing Facility, completing mission STS-109 to service the Hubble Space Telescope. Wheel stop occurred on orbit 165 at 4:33:09 a.m. EST with mission elapsed time of 10 days, 22 hours, 11 minutes. Main gear touchdown occurred at 4:31:52 a.m. and nose wheel touchdown an 4:32:02. It was the 58th landing at KSC out of 108 missions in the history of the Shuttle program.
image id: 
Photo-sts109-s-016
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Columbia
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Hubble Space Telescope (HST)
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Space Shuttle Orbiter
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12 March 2002
facet_when_year: 
2002
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SPD-SPFLT-Photo-sts109-s-016
original url: 
http://spaceflight.nasa.gov/gallery/images/shuttle/sts-109/html/sts109-s-016.html