Pete set to view Space Shuttle Atlantis launch from Kennedy press room…

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CHANCES ARE THAT PETE WILL SEE ANOTHER SHUTTLE LAUNCH
, as he has applied to the press room of Kennedy Space Center to see the launch of orbiter Atlantis on February 7, 2008. It will be the 152nd manned U.S. space launch.

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HOISTING HARMONY TO THE HEAVENS, AND OPENING NEW GATEWAYS FOR INTERNATIONAL SCIENCE…Loyal readers know that Pete saw the liftoff of the Space Shuttle Discovery STS-120 on October 23, 2007 .

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Like Discovery, Atlantis will visit the International Space Station, delivering the European-built Columbus module to the ISS.

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This schematic shows the position that Columbus will occupy on the International Space Station.

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The STS-122 Atlantis Crew:

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