Detail View: STS-131 Gallery: Convoy Gathers

Title: 
Convoy Gathers
Creator: 
NASA
Description: 
At NASA's Kennedy Space Center in Florida, the shuttle convoy vehicles move into place around space shuttle Discovery after its landing on Runway 33 at the Shuttle Landing Facility. The convoy is made up of about 25 specially designed vehicles and a team of trained personnel who ''safe'' the shuttle, prepare it for towing, assist the crew in leaving the shuttle, and finally, tow the shuttle to its hangar. April 20, 2010 Photo credit: NASA/Kevin O'Connell
Date: 
04/21/10
Identifier: 
446535main_convoy_full
MediaType: 
Image
MediaType: 
image
Collection: 
NASA_Shuttle_Sts131_Multimedia_Photogallery
Year: 
2010
What: 
Space Shuttle Orbiter
Where: 
Florida
Where: 
Kennedy Space Center KSC