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Orbiter: Columbia
Shuttle Mission: STS-107
Date: January 16, 2003

Liftoff! Shuttle Columbia lifted off on time from Kennedy Space Center, soaring into a cloudless blue sky to begin mission STS-107.

 

Final Launch Day Countdown
Please join us January 16

image of star button T-6 Hours & Counting 2:19 a.m. EST
     
image of star button T-3 Hours & Holding 5:19 a.m. EST
     
image of star button T-3 Hours & Counting 7:19 a.m. EST
     
image of star button T-20 Minutes & Holding 9:59 a.m. EST
     
image of star button T-20 Minutes & Counting 10:09 a.m. EST
     
image of star button T-9 Minutes & Holding 10:20 a.m. EST
     
image of star button T-9 Minutes & Counting 10:30 a.m. EST
     
image of star button LIFTOFF!   10:39:00 a.m. EST

Countdown101: Learn how to follow the launch countdown from beginning (T-43 hours) to end (T-0)!

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March 11, 2003 Online coverage by: Dennis Armstrong (NASA), Anna Heiney (IDI)
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