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# shuttle - Saturday 2 March, 2019

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

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

Mar 2nd 2019, 10:50 AM 11,049 Views 26 Comments

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
# Challenger

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

Jan 28th 2016, 10:16 PM 18,606 Views 50 Comments

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
# Enterprise

VIDEO: Retired space shuttle journeys along Hudson River

Jun 6th 2012, 5:08 PM 3,362 Views 7 Comments

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
# Boldly Go

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

Aug 5th 2011, 5:12 PM 924 Views 0 Comments

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

# shuttle - Thursday 21 July, 2011

# shuttle - Tuesday 19 July, 2011

WATCH: Atlantis separates from space station for the last time
# NASA
# NASA

WATCH: Atlantis separates from space station for the last time

Jul 19th 2011, 10:42 AM 211 Views 0 Comments

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
# Space Shuttle

Watch: The final spacewalk of the NASA space shuttle era

Jul 13th 2011, 12:40 PM 169 Views 1 Comment

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
# Countdown

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

Jul 8th 2011, 10:53 AM 427 Views 5 Comments

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
# Shuttle
# Shuttle

Nasa's final space shuttle mission set for Friday

Jul 5th 2011, 12:36 PM 507 Views 2 Comments

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
# NASA
# NASA

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

Jun 7th 2011, 2:31 PM 291 Views 0 Comments

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
# ISS

Endeavour astronauts cut spacewalk short at ISS over breathing precautions

May 20th 2011, 2:58 PM 235 Views 0 Comments

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
# Shuttle
# Shuttle

Space shuttle Discovery makes final voyage home

Mar 7th 2011, 2:35 PM 657 Views 0 Comments

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
# NASA
# NASA

Watch every moment of yesterday's NASA spacewalk

Mar 1st 2011, 1:23 PM 859 Views 0 Comments

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
# Discovery

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

Feb 25th 2011, 12:33 PM 1,557 Views 0 Comments

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