View Full Version : Endeavour Lands Safely (Video)

2009-Jul-31, 04:50 PM
Space shuttle Endeavour and its crew of seven astronauts ended their 16-day mission by landing safely at Kennedy Space Center in Florida. If you missed seeing it live, watch the picture-perfect landing here. Good weather allowed the crew to come home on the first landing opportunity, after their orbital journey of more [...]

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2009-Jul-31, 05:38 PM
Hey Fraser! Thanks! That is super superfast...the video I mean.
You guys put it together and up, in a blink!
Thanks Nancy, for a great write-up, too!

2009-Jul-31, 05:58 PM
Welcome home!

2009-Aug-02, 03:03 PM
Thank you for the effort made to get that video up.

I did miss the actual landing, although I was listening to see if it went well.

There is, of course, always that slight tightening of the gut, watching it come down, so majestic, so impressive, and yet with so much potential for something to go wrong.

Watching the chute deploy, and then release, as the shuttle comes to a full and complete stop, then one can relax and smile fully, with a mini celebration of mans capability and accomplishments.