Space Shuttle STS-1

First Shuttle Launch (I watched this in Physics class! - very cool) A new era in space flight began on April when Space Shuttle Columbia, or soared into orbit from NASA's Kennedy Space Center in Florida.


Farewell, Atlantis - NASA, International Space Station, Coolio pic of Atlantis

Space station

Shuttle Endeavour docked with the International Space Station. Also in the pic a pair of docked Soyuz/Progres Vehicles

MAGNÍFICA VISTA. Esta imagen nos muestra desde la parte superior al Shuttle Carrier Aircraft, que se trata de un avión Boeing 747 modificado especialmente para poder transportar por vía aérea al Transbordador Espacial Internacional, en este caso, el Endeavour.

The space shuttle Endeavour,fresh from the mission and mounted atop its modified Boeing 747 carrier aircraft, flies over California's Mojave Desert on a three-day trip back to the Kennedy Space Center in Florida on Wednesday Dec. By AP Photo/NASA

American Shuttle Transport System (STS) and the Soviet Energiya-Zenit combination with Buran.

US "Space Shuttle" and Russian "buran", amazingly similar, saves on research and development costs.

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rhubarbes:  “Space Shuttle Columbia - 1980 (NASA) via Giancarlo Neri  ”

supersonic-youth: “ The first Space Shuttle vehicle destined to fly in space inches out of the Vehicle Asembly Building on its way to Pad A at Complex where it will be launched. The vehicle.