December 9, 2010

Discovery Launch Delay Until Feb. 2011

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Don't send a robotic Bon Voyage message just yet. Robonaut 2 has to wait to make his trip to the final frontier. NASA is delaying the 39th and last flight so that engineers can study and run tests on the cracks in Discovery's external tank. Because they did not make the December window, they are waiting for the next one to open in February.

Via NASA

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Posted by Sheila Franklin at December 9, 2010 9:10 AM
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