Latest STS-135 mission Stories

2011-08-17 06:49:41

NASA's space shuttle Atlantis astronauts will be available for interviews and to discuss their mission to the International Space Station -- the flight that brought the illustrious Space Shuttle Program to a close -- Monday, Aug 22, 2011, in the Syvertson Auditorium, N-201, at NASA’s Ames Research Center, Moffett Field, Calif.

2011-07-11 13:45:00

The public can share a virtual dinner with the final space shuttle crew on Thursday, July 14 by preparing grilled chicken, barbecue brisket, baked beans and Southwestern corn at home using NASA's recipes.

2011-06-30 15:46:00

HAMPTON, Va., June 30, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- A 30-year era in space travel will come to an end with Friday's launch of the space shuttle Atlantis. The STS-135 mission is set to lift off from NASA's Kennedy Space Center in Florida at 11:26 a.m., Friday, July 8, and return 12 days later.

2011-06-29 13:15:00

NASA Flight Directors Kwatsi Alibaruho (KWAT-see Ah-lee-buh-roo-hoe) of Maywood, Ill, and Chris Edelen of Martinsville, Va, are available for live satellite interviews from 6 to 7:50 am CDT on Wednesday, July 6.

2011-06-28 14:02:00

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla., June 28, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Space shuttle Atlantis' Commander Chris Ferguson and his three crewmates are scheduled to begin a 12-day mission to the International Space Station with a launch at 11:26 a.m. EDT on July 8, from NASA's Kennedy Space Center in Florida.

2011-06-15 10:10:00

As the final space shuttle training simulations take place at NASA's Johnson Space Center in Houston, the agency is giving journalists an unprecedented view of the crew and Mission Control team training for the upcoming STS-135 mission.

2011-06-10 10:22:33

Three NASA astronauts who will fly aboard the last space shuttle mission in July are available for live satellite interviews next week.

2011-06-08 08:25:00

NASA's Johnson Space Center in Houston has scheduled briefings, interview opportunities and demonstrations to highlight the final space shuttle mission, targeted to launch on July 8.

2011-06-01 10:25:00

After safely reaching its launch pad at NASA's Kennedy Space Center in Florida, space shuttle Atlantis awaits the next major milestone for its upcoming STS-135 mission to the International Space Station, the final flight of the Space Shuttle Program.

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