This Space Shuttle Landed with its APU on Fire – and No One Knew!
STS-9 was the ninth NASA Space Shuttle mission, and the sixth flight of Space Shuttle Columbia. It was launched in November 1983 on a nine-day mission carrying the first Spacelab laboratory module into orbit. STS-9 was notable for its “firsts.” While this was not Commander John Young’s first Shuttle flight, he was the commander of […] More