NASA Space Shuttle Atlantis Wednesday, July 06, 2011

The Space Shuttle Atlantis is due for lift off on Friday, 8 July 2011 at 15:26 GMT. A great way to spark the imagination of kids and get them interested in science, engineering and space.

Watch live at NASA TV:

We have sourced an excellent glider kit that you can print and assemble, so you can have your own space shuttle launch.

Download the printable PDF Glider

More interesting links about NASA and the Space Shuttle:
Space Shuttle STS-135 Information
Space Shuttle Atlantis Wikipedia
NASA Kids Club
NASA Classroom Activity

Space Shuttle Atlantis on July 10, 2011 over the Bahamas.