SHUTTLE ENDEAVOUR

  • Endeavour lands in Florida after final flight June 1, 2011

    Cape Canaveral: The space shuttle Endeavour landed smoothly at the Kennedy Space Center in Florida on Wednesday, completing the secondtolast mission of the US space shuttle program. Endeavour, which delivered a pioneering physics experiment to the International Space Station, touched down on the runway at 2:35 am EDT (0635 GMT). It is...
  • Astronauts offer the pope unique view of Earth May 22, 2011

    Cape Canaveral: The shuttle Endeavour and space station crews gathered on Saturday for an unprecedented conversation with Pope Benedict, who asked how the space program can promote peace and if the astronauts pray while in orbit. "I think it must be obvious to you how we all live together on one...
  • Space shuttle Endeavour set to land back to earth July 31, 2009

    The US space shuttle Endeavour is all set to land back to earth on Friday after a 16day mission. The shuttle is scheduled to land at the Kennedy Space Centre. The first landing attempt is scheduled for 10:48 am, (20:18 pm Indian standard Time). If the shuttle cannot touch down...
  • What do you do when you lose your tool bag in space? November 19, 2008

    Things lost on earth may be easy to find,but not in space. An astronaut has lost a toolbag in space while working outside the International Space Station. The bag floated away when the astronaut was cleaning it after a grease gun leak. The astronaut was part of the space shuttle Endeavour. She's now sharing...