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.
The astronauts who will fly the space shuttle Atlantis’ final planned mission arrived at their Florida launch site late Monday, four days ahead of their scheduled liftoff.
From top mission controllers on through the ranks of astronauts and shuttle workers, reverence reigns over the upcoming last flight of the space shuttle Atlantis - the first of NASA's final shuttle missions this year.
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When space shuttle Atlantis lifts off later this week on its final flight, helping to launch it will be a rocket booster segment that first flew 25 years ago on the orbiter's maiden mission.
NASA's space shuttle Atlantis is set to launch its last-ever space mission on May 14, officials said Wednesday.
Space shuttle Atlantis made the slow trip to the launch pad overnight for what is expected to be its last space mission ever.
With the launch of space shuttle Endeavour just two days away, NASA workers are staying focused despite being in shock from the cancellation of the agency’s moon program earlier this week.
Seven astronauts arrived at NASA’s Florida spaceport Friday as the countdown their Hubble mission.
The space shuttle Atlantis blasted off into a Florida sky Monday to kick off a long-awaited mission to save the Hubble Space Telescope.
An ambitious spacewalk repair to Hubble's main camera has met with partial success.
The Hubble Space Telescope appears better than new after its final facelift by an astronaut repair crew.
The rescue ship for NASA's Hubble Space Telescope mission moved closer to the launch pad Friday.
NASA has slashed the price of its space shuttles for display in museums to $28.8 million, down from $48 million.
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The first-ever Monarch butterflies in space have taken flight on the International Space Station.
The space shuttle Atlantis landed safely in Florida early Friday to end an 11-day mission to the International Space Station.
The seven astronauts aboard space shuttle Atlantis are hoping for clear skies above Florida so they can return home today.
A dozen astronauts in orbit will pause for a weightless Thanksgiving Thursday, despite the fact that they’re flying on two different spaceships.