The space shuttle Discovery and its seven-member crew lifted off Saturday (Dec 9th,06) from NASA’s Kennedy Space Center in Florica at 8:47 p.m. EST on one of the most complex missions ever to the International Space Station.
Breathtaking shot of the shuttle STS-116 over a marina. Credit to NYT (click to enlarge)
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