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CBS NEWS STS-132 Launch Windows

Last Updated: 04/29/09

Compiled by William Harwood
CBS News Space Consultant

Changes and additions:

  • 04/29/10: Posting initial STS-132 launch windows chart
  • Editor's Note:

    The launch window for STS-132 is 10 minutes long, roughly centered on the moment when Earth's rotation carries the launch pad into the plane of the space station's orbit. To optimize ascent performance, NASA targets the "in-plane" time.

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