Space Shuttle Atlantis to launch 11/16

Mission STS-129:

STS-129 is slated to be the final space shuttle crew rotation flight to or from the space station. Atlantis will deliver parts to the space station and return station crew member Nicole Stott to Earth. The mission will feature three spacewalks.

The Crew:


 On the front row are Commander Charlie Hobaugh (left) and Pilot Barry Wilmore. On the back row (from left) are astronauts Leland Melvin, Mike Foreman, Robert Satcher and Randy Bresnik, all mission specialists. Image credit: NASA