FAI Astronautic Records Commission (ICARE)

Sts-6 (USA)

Status 
ratified - current record
Zone 
World
Class 
Astronau (Space records)
Sub-Class 
P-2 (Orbital missions)
Group 
General category
Type of record 
Greatest mass lifted to greatest altitude
Performance 
20 477 kg to 291 731 km
Date 
09 Apr 1983
Course / Location 
Kennedy Space Center, FL (USA)
Claimant 
Sts-6 (USA)
Crew 
Paul J. WEITZ (USA), Karol J. BOBKO (USA), Donald H. PETERSON (USA), F. Story MUSGRAVE (USA).
Aircraft 
Space Shuttle Orbiter "Challenger"
Aircraft manufacturer 
NASA