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#Shuttle

# shuttle - Saturday 2 March, 2019

A rocket that will bring US astronauts back to space has blasted off with a dummy named 'Ripley' Capsule This post contains videos

A rocket that will bring US astronauts back to space has blasted off with a dummy named 'Ripley'

The launch is a key step towards resuming manned space flights from US soil.

# shuttle - Thursday 28 January, 2016

It's 30 years since a space shuttle exploded on live tv while the world watched Challenger This post contains videos

It's 30 years since a space shuttle exploded on live tv while the world watched

The Challenger disaster of 28 January 1986 killed seven astronauts, including Christa McAuliffe – the first ever teacher in space.

# shuttle - Wednesday 6 June, 2012

VIDEO: Retired space shuttle journeys along Hudson River Enterprise This post contains videos

VIDEO: Retired space shuttle journeys along Hudson River

The space shuttle Enterprise heads for its new home aboard the former aircraft carrier Intrepid.

# shuttle - Friday 5 August, 2011

LIVE: Watch the launch of NASA's Juno explorer to Jupiter Boldly Go This post contains videos

LIVE: Watch the launch of NASA's Juno explorer to Jupiter

Live footage from NASA TV as a solar-powered spacecraft begins its five-year exploratory journey to Jupiter.

# shuttle - Thursday 21 July, 2011

Take 5: Thursday

5 minutes, 5 stories, 5 o’clock

# shuttle - Tuesday 19 July, 2011

WATCH: Atlantis separates from space station for the last time NASA This post contains videos

WATCH: Atlantis separates from space station for the last time

The shuttle will land back on earth this Thursday, having completed its duties at the ISS.

# shuttle - Wednesday 13 July, 2011

Watch: The final spacewalk of the NASA space shuttle era Space Shuttle This post contains videos

Watch: The final spacewalk of the NASA space shuttle era

The flight by Atlantis is the last for the 30-year shuttle programme

# shuttle - Friday 8 July, 2011

End of an era: Last-ever space shuttle poised for launch Countdown This post contains videos

End of an era: Last-ever space shuttle poised for launch

Hundreds of thousands have packed Florida for Atlantis’ final mission, but there are fears it could be delayed by bad weather.

# shuttle - Tuesday 5 July, 2011

Nasa's final space shuttle mission set for Friday

As the astronauts get ready for its final launch, we bring you everything you need to know about NASA’s space shuttle history.

# shuttle - Tuesday 7 June, 2011

The right stuff: meet the final crew of the space shuttle Atlantis

The crew of the last flight of the American manned space programme have arrived in Florida to make final prepartions for their 8 July launch.

# shuttle - Friday 20 May, 2011

Endeavour astronauts cut spacewalk short at ISS over breathing precautions ISS This post contains videos

Endeavour astronauts cut spacewalk short at ISS over breathing precautions

Today’s spacewalk was halted early, but yesterday’s was a massive success. Endeavour astronauts installed a cosmic ray detector on the International Space Station.

# shuttle - Monday 7 March, 2011

Space shuttle Discovery makes final voyage home

After more than three decades of service, NASA’s space shuttle Discovery is completing its final mission.

# shuttle - Tuesday 1 March, 2011

Watch every moment of yesterday's NASA spacewalk

Watch all the action on the International Space Station as recorded by NASA during the event.

# shuttle - Friday 25 February, 2011

NASA launches Discovery shuttle for final space mission (Photos, Video) Discovery This post contains videos This post contains images

NASA launches Discovery shuttle for final space mission (Photos, Video)

Mission to the International Space Station will bring the first humanoid robot into space and will focus on maintenance work aboard the ISS.