Space Shuttle Endeavour lifts off the launch pad to begin STS-123. It wasn't long, maybe 5 seconds until the shuttle was in the clouds and the crowds "Ooooo's" turned to "Awwwwws." Worth the midni... (more)
Liftoff of the Space Shuttle Discovery at 11:38:19 from launch pad 39A at the Kennedy Space Center. This was the beginning of STS-120, delivering the Harmony Module to the International Space Stat... (more)
Space Shuttle Discovery on its way up the hill at pad 39B for the second time during the STS-114 processing flow. Would spend just over a month on the pad before being launched on the succssful ST... (more)
10:38:59 AM. STS-114 "Return-to-Flight" Mission. The STS-114 Return to Flight mission clears the tower and prepares for the roll maneuver. It is the first step in realizing America's Vision for Sp... (more)
Overview of Kennedy Space Center. Launch Pad 39A & B can be seen to the left with the VAB and Shuttle Landing Facilities long runway seen in the middle.
Photo dedicated to rocket girl Kristin "Do... (more)