Shuttle Atlantis enters Earth's Atmosphere

Mike Fossum2011-07-21


Washington, DC, United States

ISS028-E-018216 (21 July 2011) --- This unprecedented view of the space shuttle
Atlantis, appearing like a bean sprout against the darkness of space, a faint line of airglow over a dark cloud-covered Earth, on its way home, was photographed by the crew of the International Space Station. Airglow over Earth can be seen in the background.


  • Title: Shuttle Atlantis enters Earth's Atmosphere
  • Creator: Mike Fossum
  • Date Created: 2011-07-21
  • Rights: JSC
  • Album: mgwhite

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