Click to enlargeSTS51-J Atlantis Launch Photo

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Liftoff of first flight of Atlantis and the STS 51-J mission. This frame was taken moments after the Atlantis cleared the launch tower. The view is from the below the orbiter and shows its solid rocket boosters firing.

Date Taken/Released: October 3, 1985
Credits: KSC NASA


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