asher63 (asher63) wrote,

Space shuttle flies.


"Shuttle Atlantis roared into space soaring toward the International Space Station for the first construction mission since the 2003 Columbia tragedy.

The shuttle blasted off in a cloud of white smoke and reached orbit about nine minutes later with six astronauts aboard and a cargo containing two huge solar panels to generate more power for the ISS. ..."

Coolness. Now let's get hot on that moon thing.
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