Final Atlantis mission lifts off
Nasa's Atlantis space shuttle has taken off from Cape Canaveral on her - and the shuttle programme's - final mission.
Space shuttle Atlantis was launched into history at 1129 local time (1529 GMT; 1629 BST) on Friday.
The 12-day mission will ferry 3.5 tonnes of supplies to the International Space Station.
08 Jul 2011
- From the section Science & Environment