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Shuttle Orbiter "Enterprise" lands at Edwards AFB after second ALT

1977-09-13

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S77-28209 (13 Sept 1977) --- The shuttle orbiter 101 "Enterprise" lands on the desert at Edwards Air Force Base to conclude a five-minute, 31-second unpowered flight during the second free-flight of the Shuttle Approach and Landing Test (ALT) series, on September 13, 1977. Two T-38 chase planes remain with the "Enterprise" for the landing. Asstronauts Joe H. Engle, commander, and Richard H. Truly, pilot, were the crewmen for the flight.

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  • Title: Shuttle Orbiter "Enterprise" lands at Edwards AFB after second ALT
  • Date Created: 1977-09-13
  • Rights: JSC
  • Album: mgwhite

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