January 17, 2012
The aft section of space shuttle Atlantis is featured in this image photographed by an Expedition 23 crew member shortly after Atlantis docked with the International Space Station. The Russian-built Mini-Research Module 1 (MRM-1), named Rassvet, is visible in the cargo bay. The planet Venus and the moon are visible at top center.
Topics: Environment, Mini-Research Module 1, International Space Station, Manned spacecraft, Technology Internet, Rassvet, Expedition 2, STS-74, Atlantis, Shuttle–Mir Program, Space Shuttle Atlantis, Space Shuttle