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General Description: 
STS-112 Shuttle Mission Imagery
Description: 
KSC-02PD-1586 (10/18/2002) --- KENNEDY SPACE CENTER, FLA. -- Space Shuttle Atlantis approaches the runway at the Shuttle Landing Facility, completing the 4.5-million-mile journey to the International Space Station. Main gear touchdown occurred at 11:43:40 a.m. EDT; nose gear touchdown at 11:43:48 a.m.; and wheel stop at 11:44:35 a.m. Mission elapsed time was 10:19:58:44. Mission STS-112 expanded the size of the Station with the addition of the S1 truss segment. The returning crew of Atlantis are Commander Jeffrey Ashby, Pilot Pamela Melroy, and Mission Specialists David Wolf, Piers Sellers, Sandra Magnus and Fyodor Yurchikhin. This landing is the 60th at KSC in the history of the Shuttle program.
image id: 
Photo-02pd1586
facet_what: 
International Space Station (ISS)
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Space Shuttle Orbiter
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Kennedy Space Center (KSC)
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David Wolf
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Fyodor Yurchikhin
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Jeffrey Ashby
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Pamela Melroy
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Piers Sellers
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Sandra Magnus
facet_when: 
10-18-2002
facet_when_year: 
2002
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SPD-SPFLT-Photo-02pd1586
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http://spaceflight.nasa.gov/gallery/images/shuttle/sts-112/html/02pd1586.html