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STS-118                               ASSEMBLY FLIGHT                       USA

LAUNCH :

22.36 GMT

Kennedy Space Center

Florida / USA

Pad 39 A

Aug.11 / 2007

LAUNCH VEHICLE:

Space Shuttle   ENDEAVOUR

EVA:

# 1 :

06 h 17 min

S 5 - Truss   

Endeavour's STS-118 mission was NASA's second shuttle flight dedicated to ISS construction in2007 and features up to four spacewalks to attach the new Starboard 5 (S5) truss and other hardware to the station's exterior.

The small spacer truss, S5 is serving as the bridge between the stations newly-installed starboard solar arrays and a new pair of solar wings set to launch in2008. Endeavour's crew was also delivering an external spare parts platform for the ISS and replaced a broken gyroscope in the outpost's U.S. attitude control system. station.

I.S.S.ELEMENT:

LANDING :

Aug.21 / 2007

16.32 GMT

Runway 15

Kennedy Space Center / Fl.

3rd starport truss segment

Aug.13 / 2007

# 2 :

06 h 28 min

Aug.15 / 2007

# 3 :

05 h 28 min

August.08 / 2007

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Aug.18 / 2007

# 4 :

05 h 02 min

I.S.S. and Endeavour after undocking