Detail View: NASA Kennedy Center Media Archive Collection: KENNEDY SPACE CENTER, FLA. -- As viewed from Firing Room One in the Launch Control Center, the STS-34 Space Shuttle Atalntis lifts off from Pad 39-B at 12:53 p.m. EDT, marking the beginning of a five-day mission in space. Atlantis is carrying a crew of five and the spacecraft Galileo, which will be deployed on a six-year rip to Jupiter.

Description: 
KENNEDY SPACE CENTER, FLA. -- As viewed from Firing Room One in the Launch Control Center, the STS-34 Space Shuttle Atalntis lifts off from Pad 39-B at 12:53 p.m. EDT, marking the beginning of a five-day mission in space. Atlantis is carrying a crew of five and the spacecraft Galileo, which will be deployed on a six-year rip to Jupiter.
Release Date: 
10/18/1989
Photo Credit: 
NASA or National Aeronautics and Space Administration
Release: 
National Aeronautics and Space Administration John F. Kennedy Space Center Kennedy Space Center, Florida 32899
facet_what: 
Galileo
facet_where: 
Florida
facet_when: 
10-18-1989
facet_when_year: 
1989
Photo Number: 
KSC-89PC-1169
UID: 
SPD-KSCMA-KSC-89PC-1169
original url: 
http://mediaarchive.ksc.nasa.gov/detail.cfm?mediaid=16802