View Full Version : NASA Announces STS-120 Crew

2006-Jun-20, 03:16 PM
NASA has announced the crew of astronauts that will fly the space shuttle for mission STS-120. This mission will launch the Italian-built Node 2 connecting module to the International Space Station. The commander is Air Force Col. Pamela A. Melroy; the second woman to lead a shuttle mission. The flight mission specialists will be Scott E. Parazynski, Army Col. Douglas H. Wheelock, Navy Capt. Michael J. Foreman and Paolo A. Nespoli, a European Space Agency astronaut from Italy.

Read the full blog entry (http://www.universetoday.com/2006/06/20/nasa-announces-sts-120-crew/)

2006-Jun-21, 12:40 PM
Wow, it's been so long since it was a regular thing that NASA was announcing shuttle crews. Good luck to them.