Set for GO!
Today (Thursday at 4:50PM EST)
After several months of delay the final mission for Discovery has arrived. Today will be the 39th launch into space. The 6 crew flight is ready for the order, they will be docking at the ISS, this will be the 13th time docking at the International Space Station (ISS) for the Discovery.
Brief Facts/History about the Shuttle Discovery:
Miles traveled: 142,917,535
Days in orbit: 352
Individual crew members flown: 180
International Space Station dockings: 12
Brevard County is filled with visitors from all over, Hotels are Booked! Parties Up and Down the Brevard County Coast!
I will be watching from Viera, but I might go visit a friend in Merrit Island, who lives right on the river!
You can view the lift of live at NASA.GOV
Space Shuttle Discovery, we will miss you, God Bless and God Speed!