STS-9 Mission Patch

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9th Space Shuttle Mission6th Flight of Columbia Crew:John W. Young, CommanderBrewster H. Shaw, Jr., PilotOwen K. Garriott, Mission SpecialistRobert A.R. Parker, Mission SpecialistByron K. Lichtenberg, Payload SpecialistUlf Merbold, Payload Specialist Columbia carried the first Spacelab module and first astronaut to represent the European Space Agency (ESA), Ulf Merbold of (West) Germany. ESA and NASA jointly sponsored Spacelab-1 and conducted investigations which demonstrated the feasibility of advanced research in space.