Space Shuttle Atlantis Launched

Live Blogging

The Space shuttle Atlantis and crew have just launched and are in route to the International Space Station.

  • Solid Rocket Booster Separation all is go!
  • 4:26 170 miles down range moving at 8000 mph
  • 7:00 640 Miles down Range moving at 17,000 mph
  • 8:00 Engines throttled back
  • 8:35 Main engine Cutoff
  • Main tank Separation very cool
  • 9:45 Atlantis is in Orbit

God Speed to the crew for a successful mission!