STS-126 Flight Day 14 Gallery

  • 50th Anniversary event poster› View High-res
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    S126-E-013825 (27 Nov. 2008) --- The STS-126 Endeavour astronauts and the Expedition 18 crewmembers during their shared activities aboard the International Space Station honored the 50th Anniversary of NASA in several ways, one of which was to display this special version of the event's poster. The image, showing clouds on Earth and part of the orbital outpost through an ISS window, was taken on Thanksgiving Day.

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    S126-E-013902 (27 Nov. 2008) --- One of Endeavour's crew members recorded this image of one of the trusses on the International Space Station as crewmembers of both the shuttle and orbital outpost prepared to go separate ways on the following day. The nine astronauts and one cosmonaut did find time to work in a Thanksgiving meal and some brief traditional ceremonies.

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    S126-E-013739 (27 Nov. 2008) --- Astronaut Shane Kimbrough, STS-126 mission specialist, gives himself a hair trim on the aft side of the Zarya functional cargo block aboard the International Space Station on Thanksgiving Day. One more day remains for the Space Shuttle Endeavour to be docked with the station.

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    S126-E-013746 (27 Nov. 2008) --- Astronaut Chris Ferguson, STS-126 commander, signs Endeavour's crew patch in the Quest Airlock of the International Space Station on Thanksgiving Day. One more day remains for the Space Shuttle Endeavour to be docked with the station.

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    S126-E-013747 (27 Nov. 2008) --- Astronaut Eric Boe, STS-126 pilot, signs Endeavour's crew patch in the Quest Airlock of the International Space Station on Thanksgiving Day. One more day remains for the Space Shuttle Endeavour to be docked with the station.

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    S126-E-013748 (27 Nov. 2008) --- Astronaut Shane Kimbrough, STS-126 mission specialist, signs Endeavour's crew patch in the Quest Airlock of the International Space Station on Thanksgiving Day. One more day remains for the Space Shuttle Endeavour to be docked with the station.

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    S126-E-013750 (27 Nov. 2008) --- Astronaut Steve Bowen, STS-126 mission specialist, signs Endeavour's crew patch in the Quest Airlock of the International Space Station on Thanksgiving Day. One more day remains for the Space Shuttle Endeavour to be docked with the station.

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    S126-E-013751 (27 Nov. 2008) --- Astronaut Heidemarie Stefanyshyn-Piper, STS-126 mission specialist, signs Endeavour's crew patch in the Quest Airlock of the International Space Station on Thanksgiving Day. One more day remains for the Space Shuttle Endeavour to be docked with the station.

  • Heidemarie Stefanyshyn-Piper and Shane Kimbrough› View High-res
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    S126-E-013836 (27 Nov. 2008) --- Stationed near the shuttle's galley and stowage lockers, astronauts Heidemarie Stefanyshyn-Piper and Shane Kimbrough, STS-126 mission specialists, assemble the elements of Thanksgiving dinner on the middeck of the Space Shuttle Endeavour, while the orbiter is docked with the International Space Station. A Russian cosmonaut and seven other astronauts are not far away from the scene and all ten shared the meal and observance at a common place and time, on the eve of the scheduled Nov. 28 undocking of the shuttle and station.

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    S126-E-013873 (27 Nov. 2008) --- Astronaut Heidemarie Stefanyshyn-Piper, mission specialist, floats into the equipment area of the Quest Airlock of the International Space Station on Thanksgiving Day. One more day remains for the Space Shuttle Endeavour to be docked with the station.