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The mission crew members finish their traditional walk around space shuttle Discovery to end a mission to the International Space Station.

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The STS-124 mission crew members finish their traditional walk-around space shuttle Discovery after landing on Runway 15 at NASA's Kennedy Space Center, to end a 14-day mission to the International Space Station. At left are Mission Specialists Akihiko Hoshide and Ron Garan and Pilot Ken Ham. At center is Mission Specialist KarenNyberg. At right are Mission Specialist Mike Fossum and Commander Mark Kelly. The STS-124 mission ended with Discovery's landing on Runway 15 at NASA's Kennedy Space Center, ending a 14-day mission to the International Space Station. Discovery's main landing gear touched down at 11:15:19 a.m. EDT on Runway 15. The nose landing gear touched down at 11:15:30 a.m. and wheel stop was at 11:16:19 a.m. The mission completed 5.7 million miles. The STS-124 mission delivered the Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency's large Japanese Pressurized Module and its remote manipulator system to the space station. Photo credit: NASA/Kim Shiflett

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  • Title: The mission crew members finish their traditional walk around space shuttle Discovery to end a mission to the International Space Station.
  • Location: Kennedy Space Center, FL
  • Owner: KSC
  • Album: cbabir
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