October 27, 2011
Backdropped by a cloud-covered part of Earth, Space Shuttle Endeavour approaches the International Space Station during STS-126 rendezvous and docking operations. Docking occurred at 4:01 p.m. (CST) on Nov. 16, 2008. The Leonardo Multi-Purpose Logistics Module is visible in Endeavour's cargo bay with over 14,000 pounds of cargo for the space station.
Topics: Environment, Manned spacecraft, Human spaceflight, Spaceflight, Disaster Accident, STS-74, Multi-Purpose Logistics Module, Shuttle–Mir Program, STS-126, Space Shuttle Endeavour, Edwards Air Force Base, Space Shuttle, International Space Station