Launch: February 24, 2011, 4:53 pm EST
Landing: March 9, 2011, 11:57 am EST, Kennedy Space Center
Space Shuttle: Discovery
Crew: Commander Steven W. Lindsey, Pilot Eric A. Boe, Mission Specialitst Michael R. Barratt, Stephen G. Bowen, Nicole P. Stott, Alvin Drew
STS-133 delivered a new module and an external stowage platform to the International Space Station as well as equipment and supplies. During space shuttle Discovery’s almost nine days at the station, Bowen and Drew performed two spacewalks for maintenance work and installation of new components.
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