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STS-42 Discovery, Orbiter Vehicle (OV) 103, lifts off from a Kennedy Space Center (KSC) Launch
Complex (LC) Pad at 9:52:33 am (Eastern Standard Time (EST)). OV-103, riding atop the external tank
(ET) and flanked by two solid rocket boosters (SRBs), is clears the fixed service structure (FSS) tower.
The retracted rotating service structure (RSS) appears in the foreground. An exhaust cloud fills the
launch pad area.
Date: January 30, 1992
Photo Credit: NASA