It's not exactly what "The Right Stuff" was made of,
over 45 years ago... but current NASA Administrator Michael
Griffin is taking a more pragmatic, albeit far less inspiring,
approach to America's presence in space.
Now almost halfway through their 16-day mission, and with two
spacewalks under their belts, space shuttle Endeavour’s crew
members will focus on getting the cargo they brought to the station
up and running.
Satellite Built By Lockheed Martin Successfully Launched From
A US Air Force modernized Global Positioning System Block IIR
(GPS IIR-M) satellite was successfully launched Sunday from Cape
Canaveral Air Force Station aboard a United Launch Alliance (ULA)
Delta II launch vehicle.