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Nasa Meets Today to Determine the Readiness of The Space Shuttle Discovery

Posted on Fri, 02 Apr 2010 18:12:32 GMT

Space ShuttleNasa's managers are now in a meeting at The Kennedy Space Center to determine the flight readiness of the Shuttle for a Scheduled Launch date of April 5th. After a week of systems checks on maneuvering thrusters which control the shuttle during Space flight.

NASA technicians will be closing out the aft compartment at launch complex 39A, which include the Cargo bay with the Leonardo logistics module housing items for the ISS mean while at The Johnson Space center in Houston Texas, Shuttle Astronauts continue to adjust their sleep period to get ready for their stay aboard The International Space Station. The Astronauts will be flying to The Kennedy Space Center on Saturday to get ready for the count down for an April 5th launch.

This article was contributed by resident aviation news editor James Abbey.

Space Shuttle Discovery

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