Detail View: NASA STS-125 Gallery: Watching From the Firing Room

Title: 
Watching From the Firing Room
Creator: 
NASA
Description: 
NASA Acting Administrator Christopher Scolese watches the launch of space shuttle Atlantis and the STS-125 crew from Firing Room 4 of NASA Kennedy Space Center's Launch Control Center. Space shuttle Atlantis' 11-day mission is the final shuttle flight to NASA's Hubble Space Telescope. The seven-member crew will enhance the observatory to ensure cutting-edge science. Photo Credit: NASA/Bill Ingalls May 11, 2009
Date: 
5/11/09
Identifier: 
345547main_launch-hq_full
MediaType: 
Image
Year: 
2009
What: 
Space Shuttle Orbiter
What: 
Atlantis
What: 
STS-125
What: 
Hubble Space Telescope (HST)
Where: 
Kennedy Space Center (KSC)