logo

Video encyclopedia

17/06/1985 Space Shuttle Discovery is launched

5:38

STS-51-G Discovery - 18th Space Shuttle Landing

39:55

STS-51G Mission Highlights Resource Tape

25:46

STS 51-G Launch NASA Select Part 1

STS-51-G was the eighteenth flight of NASA's Space Shuttle program, and the fifth flight of Space Shuttle Discovery. The seven-day mission launched from Kennedy Space Center, Florida, and landed at Edwards Air Force Base, California. Sultan Salman Al Saud of Saudi Arabia was on board as a payload specialist; Al Saud became the first Arab, the first Muslim, and the first member of a royal family to fly into space.
    Explore contextually related video stories in a new eye-catching way. Try Combster now!