CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. -- Space shuttle Discovery and its six-astronaut
crew ended a 13-day journey of more than five million miles and
concluded the spacecraft's illustrious 27-year career with an 11:57
a.m. EST landing Wednesday at NASA's Kennedy Space Center in Florida.
STS-133 was the last mission for the longest-serving veteran of NASA's
space shuttle fleet. Since 1984, Discovery flew 39 missions, spent
365 days in space, orbited Earth 5,830 times and traveled 148,221,675