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Launch of Columbus Mission set for 7 February 2008
At the "Flight Readiness Review" on 30 January, NASA officially started the countdown for a launch of Space Shuttle Atlantis. Pending closure of an issue with a shuttle radiator hose, the STS-122 mission will launch on Thursday 7 February 2008 at 20.45 CET (14.45 local time). The launch will take place from Launchpad 39A at the Kennedy Space Center in Florida. The arrival of Atlantis at the ISS, along with its cargo, the European-built Columbus Space Laboratory, is planned for Saturday 9 February.
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Created: 31/01/2008 08:50:00
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