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  • STS-135 MCC Status Report #07

    07.11.11 - Atlantis astronauts moved the Raffaello cargo carrier from the shuttle’s cargo bay to the Earth-facing port of the International Space Station’s Harmony node early Monday.

  • STS-135 MCC Status Report #06

    07.11.11 - Space shuttle Atlantis’ crew will be getting down to the main objective of their mission today, as they temporarily install the Raffaello multipurpose logistics module on the International Space and begin unloading its contents.

  • STS-135 MCC Status Report #05

    07.10.11 - Atlantis docked with the International Space Station at 10:07 a.m. CDT Sunday with a cargo-carrying module in its payload bay filled with equipment and supplies for the orbiting laboratory.

  • STS-135 MCC Status Report #04

    07.10.11 - Space shuttle Atlantis’ crew began their third day in space at 2:29 a.m., just hours away from the scheduled final docking of a space shuttle with the International Space Station.

  • STS-135 MCC Status Report #03

    07.09.11 - Atlantis astronauts inspected the orbiter’s thermal protection system with its robotic arm and attached 50-foot boom Saturday. They also prepared rendezvous tools for arrival at the International Space Station.

  • STS-135 MCC Status Report #02

    07.09.11 - The final shuttle crew began their first full day in space with a chorus of well wishes from some of the many people who helped put them there.

  • STS-135 MCC Status Report #01

    07.08.11 - With a cargo carrier packed with supplies and equipment, Atlantis launched Friday morning to the International Space Station on the final space shuttle mission.