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STS-124 (1J) Mission Launch Date Announced

Last Updated: May 20, 2008

STS-124 crew in front of the Discovery (Photo credit: NASA)

Following the STS-124 Mission Flight Readiness Review (FRR), flight readiness and healthiness of the Space Shuttle Discovery was confirmed; subsequently, the launch of the STS-124 was approved.

The launch of the Discovery is officially set for May 31 at 5:02 p.m. EDT (6:02 a.m. June 1, 2008 JST).

*All times are Japan Standard Time (JST)

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