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Space Shuttle Discovery approaches ISS for docking [1680x1050]

ISS013-E-48788 (6 July 2006) --- The Space Shuttle Discovery approaches the International Space Station for docking but before the link-up occurred, the orbiter "posed" for a thorough series of inspection photos. Leonardo Multipurpose Logistics Module can be seen in the shuttle's cargo bay. Discovery docked at the station's Pressurized Mating Adapter 2 at 9:52 a.m. CDT, July 6, 2006.


This pic made flickr's Explore page: December 30, 2006 at #497!


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Uploaded on December 30, 2006