Top News on Space Shuttle Discovery

  • PICTURE: Space Shuttle Discovery makes final airborne salute as hitchhiker


    The Space Shuttle Orbiter Discovery (OV-103) made its last ever flight to its final rest home at the Smithsonian’s National Air and Space Museum.


  • Other News for Space Shuttle Discovery

  • PICTURE: Space Shuttle Discovery makes final airborne salute as hitchhiker


    The Space Shuttle Orbiter Discovery (OV-103) made its last ever flight to its final rest home at the Smithsonian’s...


  • Discovery heads back to launch pad


    Space shuttle Discovery is returning to the launch pad now that repairs to its external fuel tank are complete.


  • Discovery returns to VAB for continued testing


    Space shuttle Discovery has returned to the Vehicle Assembly Building (VAB) from the launch pad at NASA's Kennedy Space...


  • News Listings for Space Shuttle Discovery

  • With Grasshopper airborne, the past beckons for SpaceX

    News | 09 Oct 2012 00:00 | Zach Rosenberg

    <p>One year ago, SpaceX chief executive Elon Musk stood up in Washington DC's National Press Club and formally declared his intention to build a fully reusable...http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/With-Grasshopper-airborne-the-past-beckons-for-SpaceX-377122/
  • PICTURE: Space Shuttle Discovery makes final airborne salute as hitchhiker

    News | 17 Apr 2012 16:00 | David Todd

    The Space Shuttle Orbiter Discovery (OV-103) made its last ever flight to its final rest home at the Smithsonian’s National Air and Space Museum.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/PICTURE-Space-Shuttle-Discovery-makes-final-airborne-salute-as-hitchhiker-370799/
  • Discovery heads back to launch pad

    News | 02 Feb 2011 10:46 | Gayle Putrich

    Space shuttle Discovery is returning to the launch pad now that repairs to its external fuel tank are complete.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Discovery-heads-back-to-launch-pad-352579/
  • Discovery returns to VAB for continued testing

    News | 22 Dec 2010 19:30 | Gayle Putrich

    Space shuttle Discovery has returned to the Vehicle Assembly Building (VAB) from the launch pad at NASA's Kennedy Space Center in Florida to finish external...http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Discovery-returns-to-VAB-for-continued-testing-351256/
  • Discovery to roll back to shuttle garage

    News | 15 Dec 2010 04:42 | Gayle Putrich

    Space shuttle Discovery will move back into the Vehicle Assembly Building (VAB) at Kennedy Space Center in Florida after tanking tests on 17 December, NASA...http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Discovery-to-roll-back-to-shuttle-garage-350942/
  • Discovery launch will wait until December

    News | 26 Nov 2010 11:31 | Gayle Putrich

    The final launch of Space Shuttle Discovery will take place no earlier than 3 December. Weather permitting, the launch - originally set for...http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Discovery-launch-will-wait-until-December-350006/