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ISS & Moon Bid Atlantis Farewell

Image Credit & Copyright: NASA. As promised on Instagram, here’s that incredible image of STS-132 undocking with the stunning visual of the International Space Station (ISS) and the Moon beyond Atlantis’s tail.  Note in this image that even at this … Continue reading

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STS-135 SPACE SHUTTLE ATLANTIS LEAVES THE LAUNCH PAD FOR THE LAST TIME; TEMPORARALY ENDING US MANNED SPACEFLIGHT…..TWO YEARS LATER.

STS-135 SPACE SHUTTLE ATLANTIS LEAVES THE LAUNCH PAD FOR THE LAST TIME; TEMPORARALY ENDING US MANNED SPACEFLIGHT…..TWO YEARS LATER. Photo By: NASA Hard to believe it was 2 years ago today that Space Shuttle Atlantis (STS-135) and her crew of … Continue reading

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NASA; KENNEDY SPACE CENTER AND SPACE SHUTTLE ATLANTIS WELCOME YOU LITERALLY, WITH OPEN ARMS…….

NASA; KENNEDY SPACE CENTER AND SPACE SHUTTLE ATLANTIS WELCOME YOU LITERALLY, WITH OPEN ARMS……. Photo By: John Raoux / AP (links and a video below). The now retired OV-104 Space Shuttle Atlantis exhibit at NASA’s Kennedy Space Center officially opened … Continue reading

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RIDING THE BOOSTER & ASCENT, COMMEMORATING THE SPACE SHUTTLE: SIMPLY INCREDIBLE SHUTTLE FOOTAGE.

I’m feeling nostalgic today so I posted 2 incredible videos. The first one (top) is called RIDING THE BOOSTER and that’s just what you are doing as multiple cameras fitted to the Solid Rocket Boosters fire you off the pad … Continue reading

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