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Space shuttle Atlantis is seen through the window of a Shuttle Training Aircraft (STA) during today's launch of #STS135

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2053 days ago

Space shuttle Atlantis is seen through the window of a Shuttle Training Aircraft (STA) during today's launch of #STS135

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kjlowry 2046 days ago

I was there for the last shuttle launch...ever! Awesome and sad, too!

pepineshka 2046 days ago

=O... esta super....

irishdaisy61 2051 days ago

WOW so cool.

WeLuvJelena 2052 days ago

WOWWWWW EPIIIC!

ImaxLopes 2052 days ago

Perfect image!!!

thomas_b88 2053 days ago

That is what i miss...ready for launch..:)

jbzimmerman 2053 days ago

- prior to launches, the STAs are aloft for weather recon - checking out weather at various altitudes and reporting to ground weather office.

Turbojim810 2053 days ago

Faster than a speeding bullet - I remember the first launch when I was an EIT in college - still cool !

jimdamic 2053 days ago

Great Shot, but why is there a Shuttle Training Aircraft (STA) in the air. There is nothing more to train for.

saracoetzee 2053 days ago

wow! pic of the day I say!

PWRShenanigans 2053 days ago

WOW!!!!! TWO WORDS TO DESCRIBE THIIS PICTUE: AWSOME AND TREMENDOUS.

HoboRobot 2053 days ago

Go Chris Go!!!

LuizCarl0s 2053 days ago

Muito legal essa foto do lançamento da Atlantis.

Harrietm20 2053 days ago

wow!!!

samGarvaux 2053 days ago

BITTERSWEET!!

573ph4n13r0 2053 days ago

amazing !!! :D Love it XD

i_r_mu_sick 2053 days ago

farewell, dear atlantis

_Luke_Summers 2053 days ago

LOVE!!!!

Han_Mike 2053 days ago

Soon is begginig the international air-space-craft show "MAKS" in my town - Jukovsky. I can try to send the post card $o)

AJsessed 2053 days ago

that's simply amazing :')