Space Shuttle Discovery approaches ISS for docking [1680x1050]

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    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.

    spaceflight.nasa.gov/gallery/images/station/crew-13/html/...

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

    krauss_ray, imcall, brown-dog, and 122 other people added this photo to their favorites.

    1. Madbuster75 69 months ago | reply

      Whats really cool is that you can see individual building on the ground in this shot.

    2. Giampi67 66 months ago | reply

      Wonderful shot

    3. Photos by Chris Henry 66 months ago | reply

      Hi, I'm an admin for a group called IRON WORKS PHOTOGRAPHY, and we'd love to have this added to the group!

    4. Templar1307 64 months ago | reply

      Wow. Not a cloud in the sky.

    5. Lover of Beauty & Art [deleted] 64 months ago | reply

      Hi, I'm an admin for a group called Outter Space & other oribital pics, and we'd love to have this added to the group!

    6. buzman 61 months ago | reply

      We would love to have your shuttle shots added to the Space Shuttle Group! www.flickr.com/groups/97392539@N00/

    7. || Ron || 55 months ago | reply

      Hi, I'm an admin for a group called United States Culture II, and we'd love to have this added to the group!

    8. Jerry Lee Que IV [deleted] 55 months ago | reply

      Hi, I'm an admin for a group called Aircraft Photos, and we'd love to have this added to the group!

    9. william200549 [deleted] 55 months ago | reply

      Amazing picture of a great spacecraft! :-)

    10. bfinney 42 months ago | reply

      What a gorgeous picture!!!

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