STS-51G Mission Patch

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18th Space Shuttle Mission5th Flight of Discovery Crew:Daniel C. Brandenstein, CommanderJohn O. Creighton, PilotShannon W. Lucid, Mission SpecialistSteven R. Nagel, Mission SpecialistJohn M. Fabian, Mission SpecialistPatrick Baudry, Payload SpecialistSultan Salman Al-Saud, Payload Specialist The crew included French and Saudi Arabian astronauts in the first Shuttle flight employing astronauts from three nations. Three communications satellites, all attached to PAM-D solid rocket motors, were deployed. These included MORELOS-A for Mexico, ARABSAT-A for the Arab Satellite Communications Organization and TELSTAR-3D for A,T&T.