Space Shuttle Mission Status News




Mission Press Releases

  • NASA Announces New Homes For Shuttle Orbiters After Retirement
    NASA HQ - Tuesday, April 12, 2011
    Posted on: 4/12/2011 5:55:42 PM PDT

  • Public Invited to Meet Space Shuttle Discovery's Final Crew
    Johnson Space Center - Monday, April 11, 2011
    Posted on: 4/11/2011 6:36:08 PM PDT

  • NASA Retargets Space Shuttle Endeavour's Launch For April 29
    NASA HQ - Monday, April 4, 2011
    Posted on: 4/4/2011 2:29:58 PM PDT

  • NASA Opens Voting For Original Songs To Awaken Next Shuttle Crew
    NASA HQ - Monday, March 28, 2011
    Posted on: 3/29/2011 2:50:38 PM PDT

  • Shuttle Commander Mark Kelley Not Available for Media Interviews
    Johnson Space Center - Wednesday, March 23, 2011
    Posted on: 3/23/2011 6:41:11 PM PDT

  • NASA Announces Tweetup For Shuttle Endeavour's Final Lift Off
    NASA HQ - Wednesday, March 9, 2011
    Posted on: 3/10/2011 12:10:00 AM PDT

  • Space Shuttle Discovery Returns Home After Final Mission
    NASA HQ - Wednesday, March 9, 2011
    Posted on: 3/10/2011 12:05:50 AM PDT

  • Rep. Adams Statement on the Discovery Shuttle Returning to Earth Safely
    Rep. Sandy Adams - Wednesday, March 9, 2011
    Posted on: 3/9/2011 5:22:46 PM PDT

  • NASA Holds Events To Preview Final Space Shuttle Flights
    Johnson Space Center - Tuesday, March 8, 2011
    Posted on: 3/8/2011 7:06:31 PM PDT

  • NASA Hosts STS-133 Song Contest Winner Live In Mission Control
    NASA HQ - Tuesday, March 8, 2011
    Posted on: 3/8/2011 4:03:35 PM PDT

  • Space Shuttle Discovery Makes Final Return to Earth Wednesday
    NASA HQ - Monday, March 7, 2011
    Posted on: 3/7/2011 10:31:41 PM PDT

  • Space Shuttle Announcement Expected April 12
    Museum of Flight - Saturday, March 5, 2011
    Posted on: 3/6/2011 2:17:05 AM PDT

  • Space Shuttle, Station Sighting Opportunity San Francisco Bay Area March 8
    Ames Research Center - Thursday, March 3, 2011
    Posted on: 3/4/2011 1:44:45 AM PDT

  • NASA Sets Media Credential Deadlines For Next Space Shuttle Flight
    NASA HQ - Friday, February 25, 2011
    Posted on: 2/26/2011 1:50:08 AM PDT

  • NASA's Shuttle Discovery Heads to Space Station on Its Final Mission
    NASA HQ - Thursday, February 24, 2011
    Posted on: 2/25/2011 2:39:29 AM PDT

  • NASA Ames to Host Space Shuttle Discovery Launch Event
    Ames Research Center - Tuesday, February 22, 2011
    Posted on: 2/23/2011 1:50:40 AM PDT

  • NASA Langley to Keep an Eye on Space Shuttle Discovery
    Glenn Research Center - Tuesday, February 22, 2011
    Posted on: 2/22/2011 5:40:29 PM PDT

  • NASA Glenn Research Center has Links to Upcoming Shuttle Mission
    Glenn Research Center - Tuesday, February 22, 2011
    Posted on: 2/22/2011 5:39:36 PM PDT

  • Airspace, Road, Bridge and Water Closures for STS-133 Launch
    Kennedy Space Center - Sunday, February 20, 2011
    Posted on: 2/20/2011 8:06:22 PM PDT

  • NASA Announces STS-133 Prelaunch Events and Countdown Details
    Kennedy Space Center - Sunday, February 20, 2011
    Posted on: 2/20/2011 8:05:52 PM PDT

  • Mission Status Releases

  • NASA STS-135 Report #08 Tuesday, July 12, 2011 - 2 a.m. CDT
    Johnson Space Center - July 11, 2011
    Posted on: 7/12/2011 1:19:21 PM PDT

  • NASA STS-135 Report #07 4:30 p.m. CDT Monday, July 11, 2011
    Johnson Space Center - July 11, 2011
    Posted on: 7/11/2011 10:38:37 PM PDT

  • STS-135 Mission Extended, Focused Inspection Not Required
    Johnson Space Center - July 11, 2011
    Posted on: 7/11/2011 8:33:36 PM PDT

  • NASA STS-135 Report #06 Monday, July 11, 2011 - 2 a.m. CDT
    Johnson Space Center - July 11, 2011
    Posted on: 7/11/2011 4:15:26 PM PDT

  • STS-135 Crew Conducts Raffaello Robotics Work
    NASA HQ - July 11, 2011
    Posted on: 7/11/2011 4:13:36 PM PDT

  • NASA STS-135 Report #05 Sunday, July 10, 2011 - 4 p.m. CDT
    Johnson Space Center - July 10, 2011
    Posted on: 7/10/2011 9:47:49 PM PDT

  • Atlantis Begins Nine-Minute "Backflip"
    Johnson Space Center - July 10, 2011
    Posted on: 7/10/2011 2:56:41 PM PDT

  • Space Shuttle Atlantis on Final Path to the International Space Station
    NASA HQ - July 10, 2011
    Posted on: 7/10/2011 1:59:22 PM PDT

  • Docking Day Arrives for STS-135 Crew
    NASA HQ - July 10, 2011
    Posted on: 7/10/2011 1:35:21 PM PDT

  • NASA STS-135 Report #04 Sunday, July 10, 2011 - 2:30 a.m. CDT
    Johnson Space Center - July 10, 2011
    Posted on: 7/10/2011 12:22:03 PM PDT

  • NASA STS-135 Report #03 4 p.m. CDT Saturday, July 9, 2011
    Johnson Space Center - July 9, 2011
    Posted on: 7/10/2011 1:28:22 AM PDT

  • STS-135 Update: Thermal Protection System Inspection Complete
    Johnson Space Center - July 9, 2011
    Posted on: 7/9/2011 5:37:35 PM PDT

  • NASA STS-135 Report #02 Saturday, July 9, 2011 - 3:30 a.m. CDT
    Johnson Space Center - July 9, 2011
    Posted on: 7/9/2011 9:44:12 AM PDT

  • NASA STS-135 MCC Status Report #01 4 p.m. CDT Friday, July 8, 2011
    Johnson Space Center - July 8, 2011
    Posted on: 7/9/2011 9:39:34 AM PDT

  • Astronauts to Conduct Heat Shield Inspection
    Johnson Space Center - July 8, 2011
    Posted on: 7/9/2011 9:38:28 AM PDT

  • Crew Checks Out Robotic Arm, Surveys OMS Pods
    Johnson Space Center - July 8, 2011
    Posted on: 7/9/2011 9:37:59 AM PDT

  • Atlantis Tank Filled, Managers Continue to Monitor Weather
    Kennedy Space Center - July 8, 2011
    Posted on: 7/8/2011 10:30:11 AM PDT

  • STS-135 Update: "Go" For Tanking, Weather Remains 30% chance of favorable weather
    Kennedy Space Center - July 7, 2011
    Posted on: 7/8/2011 6:15:47 AM PDT

  • Rotating Service Structure Move Begins
    Kennedy Space Center - July 7, 2011
    Posted on: 7/7/2011 8:36:46 PM PDT

  • STS-135 Update: Weather Delays Rotating Service Structure Rollback
    Kennedy Space Center - July 7, 2011
    Posted on: 7/7/2011 7:38:42 PM PDT