NASA - STS-133 Mission patch.
Sat, 05 Mar 2011
The crews of space shuttle Discovery and the International Space Station awoke at 3:24 a.m. EST to the song “(Ohio) Come Back to Texas” by Bowling for Soup for the entire crew from their families.
STS-133 & Expedition 26 crew posing
Today, the crew will spend much of its time offloading the Permanent Multipurpose Module and filling the H-II Transfer Vehicle with items no longer needed aboard the station. They also will perform maintenance on the Oxygen Generation Assembly and the Carbon Dioxide Removal Assembly.
STS-133 Mission Specialist Michael Barratt works aboard the International Space Station. Image credit: NASA TV
During space shuttle Discovery's final spaceflight, the STS-133 crew members will take important spare parts to the International Space Station along with the Express Logistics Carrier-4.
STS-133 Daily Mission Recap - Flight Day 9
- STS-133 Crew: http://www.nasa.gov/mission_pages/shuttle/shuttlemissions/sts133/index.html
Images, Video, Text, Credits: NASA / NASA TV / MCC.