Kelly remains commander of STS-134 mission

It was announced today that Mark, Kelly, center, will fly on the STS-134 mission currently slated to launch Apr. 19. Image Credit: NASA

HOUSTON — Whether or not Mark Kelly would command the final scheduled flight of the space shuttle Endeavour, STS-134, had been left undecided in the wake of the shootings in Tucson, Arizona. It was announced today that Kelly would remain the commander of the mission, if all goes well he will launch with the remainder of his crew on Apr. 19.(…) Read the rest of Kelly remains commander of STS-134 mission (198 words)

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