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Space News Archive - May 22, 2011


Space shuttle Endeavour and International Space Station crews gathered together on Saturday for an unprecedented call from Pope Benedict.


NASA announced on Friday that July 8 will be the date for space shuttle Atlantis to embark on its final mission.

NASA's final space shuttle flight is targeted to launch July 8 at about 11:40 am EDT from the agency's Kennedy Space Center in Florida.