Retrieval of Discovery’s solid rocket booster

April 7, 2011

Retrieval of Discovery’s solid rocket booster

For the first time, NASA has released high-definition video taken during the retrieval of solid rocket booster segments from the Atlantic Ocean. The solid rocket boosters provided 144 million horsepower of thrust for the final launch of space shuttle Discovery on its STS-133 mission.



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