Detail View: Johnson Space Center Media Archive: STS-124 launch

Title: 
STS-124 launch
Description: 
Space shuttle Discovery appears to sit on a wall of fire as it hurtles into space on its STS-124 mission to the International Space Station. Liftoff from Launch Pad 39A at NASA's Kennedy Space Center was on time at 5:02 p.m. EDT. Discovery is making its 35th flight. The STS-124 mission is the 26th in the assembly of the space station. Original photo number is KSC-08PD-1557.
Date: 
05/31/08
Identifier: 
sts124-s-038
MediaType: 
Image
What: 
Space Shuttle Orbiter
What: 
STS-124
What: 
International Space Station (ISS)
Where: 
Kennedy Space Center (KSC)