Discovery Prepares to Leave the International Space Station for the Last Time

NASA astronauts on the Space Shuttle Discovery are packing prior to leaving the International Space Station for the last time. A farewell ceremony at 1:28 PM Phoenix time (2028 UTC) will mark the end of their stay. They will close the hatches, stay overnight and undock tomorrow.

Empty Payload Bay
With the Payload Bay empty, Discovery will soon depart the International Space Station
Image Credit: NASA

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