Space Shuttle Mission Highlights

Discovery Rests on Launch Pad
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Space shuttle Discovery approaches the International Space Station for docking. Before link-up, the orbiter "posed" for a thorough series of inspection photos. Discovery docked at the station's Pressurized Mating Adapter 2 at 9:52 a.m. CDT, July 6, 2006.
—Photograph courtesy NASA
 
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