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Monday, March 07, 2011

Discovery Making Final Earth Orbits

Mission Highlights: Space shuttle Discovery and the STS-133 crew launched Feb. 24, 2011, on a mission to deliver the Permanent Multipurpose Module, Robonaut 2 and the Express Logistics Carrier 4 to the International Space Station. During Discovery's stay at the station, the STS-133 crew conducted two spacewalks to perform maintenance and install new components.