Photo 4,260 of 4,263 by Steve Brimley
Photo 4,260 of 4,263 by Steve Brimley
  • Ben Cooper
    NASA
    Rockwell Space Shuttle
    Rockwell Space Shuttle
    Rockwell Space Shuttle
    Rockwell
    OV-103
    OV-103
    Kennedy Space Center
    Florida
    USA
    December 9, 2006
  • 141

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September 28, 2009
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6.6 seconds before liftoff on mission STS-116 to the International Space Station, Space Shuttle Discovery's three main engines ignite at 8:47pm EST. Liftoff, the final from Launch Pad 39B, occurred December 9, 2006.
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Comments (7)

Anonymous
6 years ago
A stunning example of the resiliance of our Space Program!
Anonymous
6 years ago
Discovery is my favorite! She is beautiful here.
Anonymous
6 years ago
Perfectly centered object. Congratulations, what a sight!!
Anonymous
6 years ago
All the photos you taken are truly impressive!
Anonymous
6 years ago
Only one word is needed: Fantastic!
Anonymous
5 years ago
Very Nice Picture!!
Anonymous
4 years ago
Good photography