STS-129

Our good friend Leland Melvin went up in space today aboard Atlantis(STS-129), congrats to him and the entire crew on a beautiful launch.  This is Atlantis’ 31st mission since it started visiting space in 1985.  This is also the first time that the shuttles has 2 African Americans on board for the same mission.  We have a little surprise for you guys after the mission is over!!!!!  Can you guess what went up in the shuttle today?

DSC02594Shuttle to the shuttle:

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The Gators watch the launch as well

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Saturn V rocket which took man kind to the moon

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Moon buggy

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This early space suit looks straight out of a movies from the 50s

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The fumes can cause acid rain and if the winds change you have to head for cover in a hurry.

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