Mission: Department of Defense/Continuous Flow Electrophoresis System (CFES)
Space Shuttle: Columbia
Launch Pad: 39A
Launched: June 27, 1982 at 11:00:00 a.m. EDT
Launch Weight: 241,664 pounds
Landing Site: Edwards Air Force Base, Calif.
Landing: July 4, 1982 at 9:09:31 a.m. PDT
Rollout Distance: 9,878 feet
Rollout Time: 64 seconds
Mission Duration: 7 days, 1 hour, 9 minutes and 31 seconds
Returned to KSC: July 15, 1982
Orbit Altitude: 197 nautical miles
Orbit Inclination: 28.5 degrees
Miles Traveled: 2.9 million
This oval shaped artwork is the insignia for the fourth space transportation system (STS-4) flight in the National Aeronautics and Space Administration's Space Shuttle Columbia. The insignia shows the Columbia trailing our nation's colors in the shape or her flight number, representing the fourth and final flight of the highly successful flight test phase.