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العربية: عمليَّة إطلاق المكّوك الفضائي STS-1، يوم 12 نيسان (أبريل) من على المنصَّة 39A، بعد ثوانٍ فقط من حُلول السَّاعة السَّابعة صباحًا، وعلى متنه رُوَّادُ الفضاء جون يونگ و روبرت كريپن في مُهمَّةٍ للدوران في فلك الأرض على مدى 54 ساعة، لتنتهي بهُبوطٍ بلا دفعٍ وُقوديّ في قاعدة أدواردز الجويَّة بولاية كاليفورنيا الأمريكيَّة.
English: The April 12 launch at Pad 39A of STS-1, just seconds past 7 a.m., carries astronauts John Young and Robert Crippen into an Earth orbital mission scheduled to last for 54 hours, ending with unpowered landing at Edwards Air Force Base in California.
Français : En date du 12 avril, lancement de la mission STS-1 du pas de tir 39A, quelques secondes après 7 heures du matin, emportant les astronautes John Young et Robert Crippen pour une mission en orbite autour de la Terre, prévue pour une durée de 54 heures, se terminant avec l'atterrissage sans moteur à Edwards Air Force Base en Californie.
Polski: Start wahadłowca Columbia ze stanowiska 39A rozpoczynający misję STS-1 w dniu 12 kwietnia 1981 roku, kilka sekund po godzinie 7. Astronauci John Young i Robert Crippen zostali wyniesieni na orbitę Ziemi w celu odbycia zaplanowanej na 54 godziny misji, która zakończyła się lądowaniem bez użycia silników w bazie Edwards w Kaliforni.
Türkçe: Columbia Uzay Mekiği'nin 12 Nisan 1981 günü 54 saat sürmesi tahmin edilen bir görev için içerisinde bulunan astronotlar John Young ve Robert Crippen ile kalkış anı.
Tiếng Việt: Tàu con thoi Columbia khi động cơ khai hỏa vào ngày 12 tháng 4 năm 1981. Đây là tàu con thoi được phóng lên không gian lần đầu tiên trong chương trình tàu con thoi kéo dài đến năm 2011.
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English: First launch of Space Shuttle Columbia during STS-1. Columbia disintegrated upon reentry this day in 2003, killing all seven crew members.


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