Atlantis Space Shuttle

Lt. Col. Gabriel Green and Capt. Zachary Bartoe patrol the airspace in an F-15E Strike Eagle as the Space Shuttle Atlantis launches May 14, 2010, at Kennedy Space Center, Fla. Colonel Green is the 333rd Fighter Squadron commander and Captain Bartoe is a 333rd FS weapons system officer. Both aircrew members are assigned to Seymour Johnson Air Force Base, N.C. (U.S. Air Force photo/Capt. John Peltier)

Space shuttle Atlantis and its six-member crew began an 11-day delivery flight to the International Space Station on Monday with a 2:28 p.m. EST launch from NASA’s Kennedy Space Center in Florida. The shuttle will transport spare hardware to the outpost and return a station crew member who spent more than two months in space.


Valentina Tereshkova: la prima donna nello spazio
Valentina Tereshkova: la prima donna nello spazio
Riding the Space Shuttle
Stazione Spaziale Internazionale visibile dall'Italia per tre settimane
Unità di misura inusuali
L'ultimo record dell'Endeavour
L'ultimo viaggio dell'Endeavour
Atlantis ultima fermata