Advertisement
Dublin: 17 °C Thursday 29 July, 2021

#Endeavour

2012: a year in striking images
# News In Pics
From TheJournal.ie
# News In Pics

2012: a year in striking images

Dec 26th 2012, 8:30 PM 17,320 Views 5 Comments

The year’s biggest news stories…in pics.

Space shuttle finally reaches California Science Center
# Endeavour
From TheJournal.ie
# Endeavour

Space shuttle finally reaches California Science Center

Oct 15th 2012, 8:49 AM 3,225 Views 4 Comments

Endeavour has reached its LA retirement home after taking three days instead of two for its last-ever journey.

Space shuttle makes its final journey... by road
# End Of An Era
From TheJournal.ie
# End Of An Era

Space shuttle makes its final journey... by road

Oct 12th 2012, 7:34 PM 7,081 Views 23 Comments

Endeavour’s two-miles-per-hour journey to the California Space Centre will mean all four shuttles have been rehoused.

The Daily Fix: Saturday
# Daily Fix
From TheJournal.ie
# Daily Fix

The Daily Fix: Saturday

Apr 7th 2012, 8:10 PM 6,179 Views 9 Comments

All the biggest news stories from the day, as well as any of the bits and pieces you may have missed.

What does the cockpit of a space shuttle look like?
# Final Frontier
From TheJournal.ie
# Final Frontier

What does the cockpit of a space shuttle look like?

Apr 7th 2012, 9:45 AM 5,726 Views 25 Comments

The space shuttle Endeavour flew its last mission in May 2011. Here’s what it looks like on the inside.

Recovering Giffords to attend astronaut husband's retirement ceremony
# Giffords
From TheJournal.ie
# Giffords

Recovering Giffords to attend astronaut husband's retirement ceremony

Oct 6th 2011, 1:57 PM 332 Views 0 Comments

The congresswoman who was near-fatally shot in January is married to Mark Kelly, the commander of the last mission of space shuttle Endeavour in May.

Gallery: NASA releases stunning images of Endeavour's final voyage
# Space Shuttle
# Space Shuttle

Gallery: NASA releases stunning images of Endeavour's final voyage

Jun 8th 2011, 12:50 PM 498 Views 2 Comments

The photographs, taken by an astronaut on his way home to Earth, are the first ever close-ups of a shuttle at the International Space Station.

The right stuff: meet the final crew of the space shuttle Atlantis
# NASA
From TheJournal.ie
# NASA

The right stuff: meet the final crew of the space shuttle Atlantis

Jun 7th 2011, 2:31 PM 291 Views 0 Comments

The crew of the last flight of the American manned space programme have arrived in Florida to make final prepartions for their 8 July launch.

The week in photos
# Week In Photos
From TheJournal.ie
# Week In Photos

The week in photos

Jun 3rd 2011, 7:16 PM 719 Views 0 Comments

This is the week that was, in pictures…

The Daily Fix: Wednesday
# Daily Fix
From TheJournal.ie
# Daily Fix

The Daily Fix: Wednesday

Jun 1st 2011, 7:45 PM 678 Views 0 Comments

In today’s Fix: Blatter’s back; Kenny says no plan yet on how much new property and water charges will cost; and a quiz inspired by WikiLeaks and the last Irish cabinet.

Endeavour makes safe landing as Atlantis prepares for final mission
# Space Shuttle
From TheJournal.ie
# Space Shuttle

Endeavour makes safe landing as Atlantis prepares for final mission

Jun 1st 2011, 8:09 AM 215 Views 0 Comments

Endeavour’s final mission ends safely – just as Atlantis is rolled out to a launch pad ahead of the last ever Shuttle mission.

Endeavour departs International Space Station for the final time
# Goodbye
From TheJournal.ie
# Goodbye

Endeavour departs International Space Station for the final time

May 30th 2011, 12:23 PM 643 Views 0 Comments

Endeavour is now on its way back to Earth after completing NASA’s construction efforts on the International Space Station.

Endeavour crew prepares for shuttle's final flight home
# Endeavour
# Endeavour

Endeavour crew prepares for shuttle's final flight home

May 29th 2011, 3:23 PM 218 Views 0 Comments

The NASA shuttle is set to undock from the International Space Station later tonight and begin the long journey back to Earth.

Endeavour astronauts cut spacewalk short at ISS over breathing precautions
# ISS
From TheJournal.ie
# ISS

Endeavour astronauts cut spacewalk short at ISS over breathing precautions

May 20th 2011, 2:58 PM 235 Views 0 Comments

Today’s spacewalk was halted early, but yesterday’s was a massive success. Endeavour astronauts installed a cosmic ray detector on the International Space Station.

Good news from space: Gabrielle Giffords doing "really well" after skull surgery
# Good News
From TheJournal.ie
# Good News

Good news from space: Gabrielle Giffords doing "really well" after skull surgery

May 19th 2011, 8:52 PM 676 Views 0 Comments

Astronaut Mark Kelly says an operation on his wife’s skull has gone successfully – from the International Space Station.

Endeavour shuttle docks at International Space Station
# Endeavour
From TheJournal.ie
# Endeavour

Endeavour shuttle docks at International Space Station

May 18th 2011, 12:14 PM 376 Views 0 Comments

The shuttle’s six-person crew is delivering a €1.4bn particle physics detector to the ISS and will carry out four spacewalks during their mission.

The Daily Fix: Monday
# Daily Fix
From TheJournal.ie
# Daily Fix

The Daily Fix: Monday

May 16th 2011, 8:03 PM 2,850 Views 0 Comments

Our daily wrap-up of what’s been going on – including a tongue-in-cheek tour of a certain house in Abbottabad…

Watch: Endeavour shuttle launches for final space mission
# Endeavour
From TheJournal.ie
# Endeavour

Watch: Endeavour shuttle launches for final space mission

May 16th 2011, 2:20 PM 997 Views 0 Comments

After last month’s launch was delayed due to technical issues, Endeavour has finally taken off and is heading to the International Space Station.

Endeavour shuttle engineer jumped to his death from launch pad
# Tragic
From TheJournal.ie
# Tragic

Endeavour shuttle engineer jumped to his death from launch pad

May 6th 2011, 2:50 PM 1,864 Views 0 Comments

Worker at NASA’s Kennedy Space Centre had recently been laid off. Endeavor’s imminent voyage will bring the USA’s shuttle programme to an end after 30 years.

NASA: Endeavour liftoff delayed until next week at the earliest
# Space Shuttle
From TheJournal.ie
# Space Shuttle

NASA: Endeavour liftoff delayed until next week at the earliest

May 3rd 2011, 8:55 AM 319 Views 0 Comments

The launch of Endeavour’s final mission, originally set for last Friday, won’t take place at least until next Tuesday.

NASA delays Endeavour shuttle launch - again
# NASA Launch
From TheJournal.ie
# NASA Launch

NASA delays Endeavour shuttle launch - again

May 1st 2011, 6:24 PM 602 Views 0 Comments

Friday’s launch was postponed until Monday because of technical problems, but NASA now says it will not go ahead tomorrow and no new date has been set.

Endeavour flight delayed until at least Monday after technical issues
# Endeavour
From TheJournal.ie
# Endeavour

Endeavour flight delayed until at least Monday after technical issues

Apr 30th 2011, 8:17 AM 422 Views 0 Comments

The event had been keenly anticipated given that congresswoman Gabrielle Giffords, shot in the head last year, was due to see her husband Mark Kelly lead the space mission.

Preparations underway for space shuttle Endeavour's final flight
# Endeavour
From TheJournal.ie
# Endeavour

Preparations underway for space shuttle Endeavour's final flight

Apr 29th 2011, 2:28 PM 381 Views 0 Comments

The final mission by Endeavour and its crew will begin this evening at 19.47 Irish time, and among those attending will be Barack Obama.

"PB phone home"....Pope Benedict to give the International Space Station a call
# Out Of This World
# Out Of This World

"PB phone home"....Pope Benedict to give the International Space Station a call

Apr 22nd 2011, 2:28 PM 656 Views 0 Comments

A satellite phone hook up with the ISS is planned for 4 May.

Gabrielle Giffords' husband to head NASA space mission (Video)
# Space
From TheJournal.ie
# Space

Gabrielle Giffords' husband to head NASA space mission (Video)

Feb 5th 2011, 3:37 PM 883 Views 0 Comments

Astronaut Mark Kelly will return on Monday to his training for a space mission to the International Space Station.