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  • STS-129 MCC Status Report #01

    11.16.09 - Space shuttle Atlantis launched at 1:28 p.m. CST on its way to store supplies onboard the International Space Station.

  • Options Electrify Kennedy Fleet

    09.28.09 - Electric cars haven't been perfected, but they are making an impact on NASA's Kennedy Space Center.

  • STS-128 MCC Status Report #29

    09.11.09 - Space shuttle Discovery and its seven-member crew landed at 7:53 p.m. CDT Friday at Edwards Air Force Base, Calif., capping off a 14-day mission to deliver supplies and research facilities to the International Space Station and its six-person crew.

  • STS-128 MCC Status Report #28

    09.11.09 - There are four opportunities at two landing sites to bring space shuttle Discovery and its crew home to Earth today after a flight to resupply the International Space Station and deliver a new crew member.

  • STS-128 MCC Status Report #23

    09.08.09 - The population aboard the International Space Station is back to six following the departure of the space shuttle Discovery and its seven-member crew at 2:26 p.m. CDT today.

  • STS-128 MCC Status Report #21

    09.07.09 - The astronauts and cosmonauts aboard the International Space Station and space shuttle Discovery have wrapped up their work in space together.

  • STS-128 MCC Status Report #18

    09.06.09 - The astronauts aboard the International Space Station and space shuttle Discovery turn their focus to final packing today. After nearly seven days of busy joint activities and three spacewalks, the shuttle crew will also get a half-day off.

  • STS-128 MCC Status Report #16

    09.05.09 - The space shuttle and International Space Station crews will turn their focus to the third and final spacewalk of the mission today. Inside the complex, transfer and maintenance continue.

  • STS-128 MCC Status Report #17

    09.06.09 - Discovery’s astronauts have now finished all of their work outside the station for the STS-128 mission.

  • STS-128 MCC Status Report #13

    09.04.09 - The International Space Station has about 600 pounds of fresh ammonia circulating through its port cooling system, thanks to the work today of spacewalkers Danny Olivas and Christer Fuglesang.

  • Florida Native to Live Aboard International Space Station

    08.11.09 - Nicole Stott, a native of Clearwater, Fla., will make her first journey into orbit on space shuttle Discovery's upcoming mission to the International Space Station. She will live and work aboard the station for three months.

  • STS-127 MCC Status Report #32

    07.31.09 - Space shuttle Endeavour and its seven-member crew landed at 9:48 a.m. CDT Friday at Kennedy Space Center in Florida, capping off a 16-day mission to complete assembly of the International Space Station’s Japanese research laboratory.

  • STS-127 MCC Status Report #30

    07.30.09 - Twin satellite deployments and a check of the systems that will control Endeavour’s return home to the Kennedy Space Center, Florida, are on tap today as the shuttle leads the International Space Station in orbit.

  • STS-127 MCC Status Report #31

    07.30.09 - Leaving behind in orbit a new porch for the International Space Station, two pair of small research satellites, and a new space station resident, the crew of the space shuttle Endeavour is turning its attention toward home.

  • STS-127 MCC Status Report #28

    07.29.09 - Shuttle astronauts will inspect Endeavour’s heat shield one more time today as they begin to set their sights on a Friday landing.

  • STS-127 MCC Status Report #27

    07.28.09 - The record-size space crew of thirteen split up as Endeavour and the International Space Station undocked from each other at 12:26 p.m.

  • STS-127 MCC Status Report #26

    07.28.09 - The crews of Endeavour and the International Space Station will part company today, with all of the docked mission’s objectives complete.

  • STS-127 MCC Status Report #24

    07.27.09 - The final full day of activities for the joint crew of Endeavour and the International Space Station will focus on the fifth and final spacewalk of the mission.

  • STS-127 MCC Status Report #22

    07.26.09 - After a day of rest, the 13 astronauts and cosmonauts on the International Space Station will shift back into high gear for robotic operations and spacewalk preparations.

  • STS-127 MCC Status Report #20

    07.25.09 - The combined crew of space shuttle Endeavour and the International Space Station will enjoy a day off to rest up after a challenging first half of the STS-127 assembly mission.