September 20, 2011
The crew of the STS-120 mission was welcomed home to Houston Nov. 8, following the landing of Space Shuttle Discovery in Florida on Nov. 7. Center Director Mike Coats, far right, introduced the crew to the crowd on hand at Ellington Field. From the right are STS-120 commander Pam Melroy, pilot George Zamka and mission specialists Scott Parazynski, Stephanie Wilson, Doug Wheelock, Paolo Nespoli (ESA) and Clay Anderson were welcomed by family and friends during the ceremony.
Topics: STS-120, European Space Agency, Spaceflight, Pamela Melroy, Scott E. Parazynski, Douglas H. Wheelock, George D. Zamka, Human spaceflight, Space Shuttle program