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April 12, 1981 - ?

First Mision: Major systems tested successfully on first flight of Space Transportation System. Orbiter sustained tile damage on launch and from overpressure wave created by solid rocket boosters. Subsequent modifications to water sound suppression system eliminated problem. Sixteen tiles lost and 148 damaged.

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1981 : STS-1  STS-2
1982 : STS-3  STS-4  STS-5
1983 : STS-6  STS-7 STS-8  STS-9
1984 : 41-B  41-C  41-D  41-G  51-A
1985 : 51-C  51-D  51-B  51-G  51-F  51-I  51-J  61-A  61-B 
1986 : 61-C  51-L
1987 : No Shuttle Missions
1988 : STS-26  STS-27
1989 : STS-29  STS-30  STS-28  STS-34  STS-33
1990 : STS-32  STS-36  STS-31  STS-41  STS-38  STS-35
1991 : STS-37  STS-39  STS-40  STS-43  STS-48  STS-44
1992 : STS-42  STS-45  STS-49  STS-50  STS-46  STS-47  STS-52  STS-53
1993 : STS-54  STS-56  STS-55  STS-57  STS-51  STS-58  STS-61
1994 : STS-60  STS-62  STS-59  STS-65  STS-64  STS-68  STS-66
1995 : STS-63  STS-67  STS-71  STS-70  STS-69  STS-73  STS-74
1996 : STS-72  STS-75  STS-76  STS-77  STS-78  STS-79  STS-80
1997 : STS-81  STS-82  STS-83  STS-84  STS-94  STS-85  STS-86  STS-87
1998 : STS-89  STS-90  STS-91  STS-95  STS-88
1999 : STS-96  STS-93  STS-103
2000 : STS-99   STS-101  STS-106

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