PDA

View Full Version : Pirouettes and Twitpics from Space



Fraser
2010-Feb-11, 12:20 AM
If you were watching NASA TV late Tuesday/early Wednesday you likely saw the beautiful backflip maneuver that space shuttle Endeavour performed before docking at 12:06 a.m. EST with the International Space Station. It was a striking sight to behold (see video above) as Commander George Zamka guided the orbiter through the nine-minute Rendezvous Pitch Maneuver, [...]

More... (http://www.universetoday.com/2010/02/10/pirouettes-and-twitpics-from-space/)