May 7, 2014
(26 Feb. 2011) --- Backdropped by a blue and white part of Earth, space shuttle Discovery is featured in this image photographed by an Expedition 26 crew member as the shuttle approaches the International Space Station during STS-133 rendezvous and docking operations. Docking occurred at 2:14 p.m. (EST) on Feb. 26, 2011. A Russian Progress spacecraft docked to the space station is also featured in the image.
Topics: Environment, Manned spacecraft, Human spaceflight, Spaceflight, STS-129, Shuttle–Mir Program, Space Shuttle Discovery, Expedition 2, Mir, STS-133, Space rendezvous, Astrodynamics, International Space Station