View Full Version : Discovery Launch Planned for December 7

2006-Dec-01, 01:50 AM
NASA senior managers have picked December 7 for the next launch of the space shuttle Discovery. If all goes well, STS-116 will blast off at 9:35 pm local time (0235 GMT December 8) carrying 7 astronauts, and return to the International Space Station. This time, the construction job will be to install a new section of the station's girder-like truss, and activate its power and cooling systems.

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