STS-119 Launch Coverage

    Anna Heiney, STS-119 Launch Blogger STS-119 Launch Blog
    Space shuttle Discovery launched March 15, 2009 at 7:43 p.m. EDT, carrying a crew of seven and the final set of power-generating solar arrays to the International Space Station. The successful liftoff highlighted a day of perfect Florida weather and a smooth countdown.

    NOTE: All times are posted in Eastern.

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