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March 3rd, 2011
08:38 AM ET

Astronauts report from space on Discovery's final mission

The space shuttle Discovery is in on its final mission and the six astronauts on-board say despite some minor glitches, all has gone well.

The Discovery crew has been conducting a number of repairs to the International Space Station as well as experiments on SpaceX's DragonEye flash sensor. The space shuttle's 133rd mission will be its last, and it's expected to lreturn earth on Tuesday, March 8.

The six astronauts on Discovery talk to American Morning from outer space.

Filed under: Science • U.S.
soundoff (One Response)
  1. Amirq

    I think there needs to be a rteporter traveling along on these space missions to make shure noone is doing anythin illegal. FOr more information check your U>N> space & Aeronautics agreements. Also seeing how everyone's abuzz over layoff of pay gouging unions and municipal workers .........check out the new mayor of providence from what I read he's laying off un unionized help....... "can you say wrong direction"

    March 3, 2011 at 5:15 pm |