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Space Shuttle Columbia nears touchdown
on the Shuttle Landing Facility (SLF)
runway at the Kennedy Space Center
(KSC), after completing almost four days
of a scheduled 16-day mission in Earth-
A problem with one of three fuel
cells led to an early landing for the
seven-member Microgravity Science
Laboratory 1 (MSL-1) crew. Touchdown
occurred at 1:33:11 p.m. (EDT), April 8,
Onboard Columbia were James D.
Halsell, Jr., Susan L. Still, Janice E. Voss,
Donald A. Thomas, Michael L. Gernhardt,
Roger K. Crouch and Gregory T. Linteris.
Date: April 8, 1997
Photo credit: NASA