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Clouds belie the bright blue sky as Endeavour touches down on runway 15 at
NASA's Kennedy Space Center, completing a 13-day mission to the International Space Station.
The STS-118 mission
began August 8th and installed a new gyroscope, an external spare parts platform and another truss segment to the expanding
Endeavour's main gear touched down at 12:32:16 p.m. EDT. Nose gear touchdown was at 12:32:29 p.m. and wheel
stop was at 12:33:20 p.m. Endeavour traveled nearly 5.3 million miles, landing on orbit 201.
STS-118 was the 119th space
shuttle flight, the 22nd flight to the station, the 20th flight for Endeavour and the second of four missions planned for 2007.
This was the 65th landing of an orbiter at Kennedy.
Date: August 21, 2007
Photo Credit: NASA/Tony Gray