The next scheduled shuttle to launch is Atlantis--whenever the grounded fleet is cleared for takeoff, that is. Atlantis made its first flight in 1985 and has completed 26 missions.
See News.com's related photo galleries on Discovery's return to Earth, shuttle repairs, the International Space Station, the launch of Discovery and preparations for lift-off.
August 10, 2005 12:54 PM PDT
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