Space shuttles | Space shuttle Discovery, STS-133, blasts off Thursday from Kennedy ...

Space shuttle Discovery’s final voyage

Space shuttles | Space shuttle Discovery, STS-133, blasts off Thursday from Kennedy ...

STS133-S-113 (9 March 2011) --- Space shuttle Discovery's main gear touches down on Runway 15 at the Shuttle Landing Facility at NASA's Kennedy Space Center in Florida. Landing was at 11:57 a.m. (EST) on March 9, 2011, completing a more than 12-day STS-133 mission to the International Space Station. Onboard are NASA astronauts Steve Lindsey, commander; Eric Boe, pilot; Steve Bowen, Alvin Drew, Michael Barratt and Nicole Stott, all mission specialists

STS133-S-113 (9 March 2011) --- Space shuttle Discovery's main gear touches down on Runway 15 at the Shuttle Landing Facility at NASA's Kennedy Space Center in Florida. Landing was at 11:57 a.m. (EST) on March 9, 2011, completing a more than 12-day STS-133 mission to the International Space Station. Onboard are NASA astronauts Steve Lindsey, commander; Eric Boe, pilot; Steve Bowen, Alvin Drew, Michael Barratt and Nicole Stott, all mission specialists

The Space Shuttle Columbia begins a new era of space transportation when it lifts off from NASA Kennedy Space Center (KSC). The reusable Orbiter, its two fuel tanks and two Solid Rocket Boosters (SRB) has just cleared the launch tower. Aboard the spacecraft are Astronauts John W. Young, Commander, and Robert L. Crippen, Pilot . Mission STS-1.

The Space Shuttle Columbia begins a new era of space transportation when it lifts off from NASA Kennedy Space Center (KSC). The reusable Orbiter, its two fuel tanks and two Solid Rocket Boosters (SRB) has just cleared the launch tower. Aboard the spacecraft are Astronauts John W. Young, Commander, and Robert L. Crippen, Pilot . Mission STS-1.

Approaching shuttle

The Space Shuttle Atlantis, observed from the International Space Station, June (NASA)

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Mercury-Redstone 1 (1960)

Redstone rocket, topped with a Mercury capsule - may be carrying astronaut Alan Shepard on America's first manned space flight, a suborbital mission in 1961

Awesome view!

Awesome view of the Space shuttle as it’s solid fuel tanks separated as the shuttle blasted towards its orbit of Earth 🌏

Atlantis Soars Into Space Members of the media and employees gather near the countdown clock to see space shuttle Atlantis soar off Launch Pad 39A at NASA's Kennedy Space Center in Florida at 11:29 a.m. EDT. On board are four experienced astronauts -- STS-135 Commander Chris Ferguson, Pilot Doug Hurley, Mission Specialists Sandy Magnus and Rex Walheim.

humanoidhistory: “THE LAST SHUTTLE – On July the Atlantis launches from Cape Canaveral on the final flight of the space shuttle era.

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