STS-30 Mission Patch
STS-30 Mission Patch

STS-30 Mission Patch

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29th Space Shuttle Mission4th Flight of Atlantis Crew:David M. Walker, CommanderRonald J. Grabe, PilotNorman E. Thagard, Mission SpecialistMary L. Cleave, Mission SpecialistMark C. Lee, Mission Specialist The mission's primary payload, the Magellan/Venus radar mapper spacecraft, represented the first U.S. planetary mission in 11 years. Magellan was deployed using an Inertial Upper Stage (IUS) two-stage booster, which sent the craft on a 15-month journey to Venus.