Latest News for NASA's Final Shuttle Mission STS-135
See the latest updates on NASA's last shuttle mission in history, the STS-135 flight of Atlantis.
NASA's shuttle Atlantis landed safely in Florida Wednesday to end what is expected to be its final voyage in space.
The space shuttle Atlantis is aiming to land in Florida today to wrap up what could be its final voyage into space as NASA's shuttle era draws closer to its end.
Comedian Stephen Colbert tossed some tough questions to space shuttle Atlantis astronauts Tuesday to learn what it's like to fly on a 25-year-old spaceship.
Atlantis shuttle astronauts are preparing their spacecraft for its planned Wednesday landing.
Astronauts on shuttle Atlantis took one last look at their shuttle's heat shield on Monday as the prepare to head home.
Shuttle Atlantis undocked from the International Space Station for what's expected to be the final time on Sunday as its six-man crew began the trip home for their orbiter's final mission.
Space shuttle Atlantis will undock from the International Space Station (ISS) on Sunday, beginning its return to Earth for what NASA has planned to be its final landing.
Atlantis astronauts packed up their shuttle for the trip home Saturday and will take some time off after a busy week at the International Space Station.
Two astronauts put the finishing touches on a new six-pack of batteries for the International Space Station Friday in a spacewalk that also sent them to the exterior of shuttle Atlantis for the last time.
The spacewalking crew of NASA's shuttle Atlantis is taking one final spacewalk of their mission to wrap up a battery upgrade service call on the solar arrays outside the International Space Station.
A new snapshot caught the International Space Station and shuttle Atlantis in silhouette as both spaceships crossed in front of the sun.
Astronauts on the International Space Station have given a zero gravity tribute to famed 17th century scientist Sir Isaac Newton in honor of his pioneering work to understand the laws of gravity – which they're currently defying.
Atlantis shuttle astronauts and the crew of the International Space Station will open the station's newest room Thursday, a Russian research module that doubles as a spaceship docking port.
Two spacewalking astronauts began a tricky battery swap on the space station's solar arrays Wednesday, a job that is expected to take two full spacewalks to complete.
Two shuttle Atlantis astronauts plan to float outside the International Space Station Wednesday on a spacewalk to fix a snagged cable on their spacecraft and install new solar array batteries on the orbiting laboratory.
Skywatchers across the United States have a good chance from now until Sunday of spotting the space shuttle Atlantis and the International Space Station in the sky as they circle the Earth together.
The dramatic flood of oil in the Gulf of Mexico is an alarming sight from space, cosmonauts and astronauts on the International Space Station said Tuesday.
Astronauts aboard the space shuttle Atlantis plan to install a new Russian research room on the International Space Station Tuesday.