Friday, July 8, 2011

The Last Space Shuttle Launch

The Last Space Shuttle Launches Safely Into Orbit

Article Excerpt: "... Atlantis rocketed into orbit today at 11:29 a.m. EDT and is flying at 17,500 mph around the Earth. The mission, STS-135, will catch up with the International Space Station in two days. The space shuttle launch marks the last in NASA’s history ..."

Reference: www.wired.com