UPDATE 2: Shuttle Launches on Time

UPDATE 2: Shuttle Launches on Time

Update 2

The shuttle has separated from the External Tank and is in orbit. It is scheduled to dock with the International Space Station on Wednesday.


The space shuttle lifted off on time and the SRBs have burned out and been jettisoned.

Original Story

STS-129 remains on schedule for launch at 2:28 pm EST this afternoon. Spaceflightnow.com has live coverage and commentary.

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