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.
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.
A pair of spacewalking astronauts battled a stubborn cable and a brief power outage while working outside the International Space Station Monday, ultimately falling behind in work to install a spare communication antenna and other gear for the orbiting la
Space shuttle Atlantis astronauts are set for the first of three spacewalks planned for their mission at the International Space Station.
Space shuttle Atlantis and the Canary Islands stand out in a brand-new photo taken by an astronaut on the International Space Station.
Space shuttle Atlantis successfully docked at the International Space Station Sunday to deliver a new Russian room to the orbiting lab.
The space shuttle Atlantis, bearing six astronauts and a new laboratory room, is closing in on the International Space Station.
A camera glitch that occurred while astronauts were inspecting the space shuttle Atlantis' heat shield Saturday shouldn't cause any overall negative impact to the mission, a NASA official said.
Astronauts on space shuttle Atlantis will scan their spacecraft's heat shield for damage as they chase the International Space Station ahead of a planned Sunday docking.
Space shuttle Atlantis launched into space Friday on its final planned mission before NASA retires the space shuttle fleet.
With 32 missions and more than 25 years of service, space shuttle Atlantis has carried more than 200 astronauts and flown more than 100 million miles. Now it's completing one last flight - STS132 - in May 2010.
More than 150 Twittering space fans gathered at NASA's Kennedy Space Center here on Friday to watch Atlantis' final voyage.
The space shuttle Atlantis is poised to lift off on its last planned mission this afternoon to cap off a 25-year career of launching into space.
The weather looks good for NASA’s planned final liftoff of the space shuttle Atlantis Friday.
A shuttle experiment will test how well microorganisms survive antimicrobial surfaces in microgravity
Space shuttle Atlantis is marking its own final planned flight by flying its flag. Thousands of the red, white, and blue "ATLANTIS" flags are packed inside the shuttle's payload bay.
NASA has cleared the space shuttle Atlantis for its final planned launch on Friday afternoon as the U.S. space agency prepares to retire its aging three-shuttle fleet later this year.