Tagged: Space Shuttle

Historic shuttle launch photos - Open Parachute

Ken Perrott Jun 14, 2010

The Shuttle launches are always dramatic events. Pity there are only two more planned. They are one event I would have liked to have seen before popping my clogs. However, there are always the photos. And some of the most interesting are those taken from the air, or even from orbit, rather than the ground. [...] … Read More

Last chance — almost! - Open Parachute

Ken Perrott May 20, 2010

With the retirement of NASA’s shuttle fleet later this year we won’t be seeing images like this any more. This shows Image of the solar transit of the International Space Station (ISS) and Space Shuttle Atlantis 50 minutes before docking last weekend. The last planned trip for Atlantis. Have a look at the full image [...] … Read More