View Full Version : NASA Weighs Risks of Unique Photo-Op at Space Station

2011-Feb-18, 02:50 PM
If all goes well and space shuttle Discovery arrives at the International Space Station the end of February, there will be a distinctive configuration: all the international partners will have a vehicle docked to the completed ISS. With the shuttle program about to retire, this configuration will be unique enough this is the only [...]

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2011-Feb-18, 03:13 PM
"If this happens the crew will be reduced from 3 to 6"

Somebody might want to check on those figures... :)

2011-Feb-19, 02:43 AM
Well, if it's not especially dangerous, I'd say go for it!