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The Rotating Service Structure is rolled back to reveal the Space Shuttle Discovery poised for flight on mission STS-103.

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In the pre-dawn hours at Launch Pad 39B under a cloud-filled sky on the east coast of Florida, the Rotating Service Structure is rolled back to reveal the Space Shuttle Discovery poised for flight on mission STS-103. The rollback of the structure was complete at 4:46 a.m. EST. STS-103 is scheduled for launch Dec. 16 at 9:18 p.m. EST. The mission is expected to last about 9 days and 21 hours with a landing at KSC Sunday, Dec. 26, at 6:56 p.m. EST

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  • Title: The Rotating Service Structure is rolled back to reveal the Space Shuttle Discovery poised for flight on mission STS-103.
  • Location: Kennedy Space Center, FL
  • Owner: KSC
  • Album: cbabir
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