Thursday, March 10, 2011

Discovery makes historic last landing - ABC News (Australian Broadcasting Corporation)

Discovery makes historic last landing - ABC News (Australian Broadcasting Corporation): "The oldest and most travelled space shuttle, Discovery, has landed back on Earth after its final space flight and will now end its days in a museum.

The shuttle cruised onto the runway at Kennedy Space Centre at 3:57am AEDT, wrapping up a rich 27-year career in spaceflight that has spanned more distance and lasted longer than any of the remaining three US shuttles"