Posts Tagged ‘Space Shuttle’


Photos: On the Flight Deck of Space Shuttle Atlantis

Take a tour inside the cockpit of Space Shuttle Atlantis as the avionics are powered on one final time before being decommissioned and put on display at the Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex.
by Suresh Atapattu


Space Shuttle Full Fuselage Trainer Opens To The Public In Seattle

Seattle's Museum of Flight welcomed the newest addition to its collection: NASA's Space Shuttle Full Fuselage Trainer.
by Jeremy Dwyer-Lindgren

A Saturn V rocket awaits its launch from pad 39A on the Apollo 11 moon mission. (Photo by NASA)

For Sale or Rent: Used Launchpad, Well-Loved

NASA may be looking to unload Kennedy Space Center's launchpad 39A, starting point of every Apollo mission and many space shuttle journeys.
by Nancy Atkinson,



NASA Announces Tweetup for Final Space Shuttle Launch

NASA will invite 150 of its Twitter followers to view the final launch of Space Shuttle Atlantis scheduled for July 8th. The mission, designated STS-135, is the last planned mission of the space shuttle program.
by admin


Space Shuttle Atlantis Final Mission Extended by One Day

NASA on Monday decided to extend the final flight of the space shuttle Atlantis by one day in order to unpack items brought to the International Space Station.
by BNO News