Second Shuttle Launch Attempt Set for Tuesday Night
POSTED: Tuesday, August 25, 2009 - 7:30am
UPDATED: Wednesday, February 17, 2010 - 2:24pm
El Pasoan Danny Olivas and his fellow astronauts will suit up again tonight to launch the space shuttle Discovery. NASA scrubbed the first scheduled launch Monday night due to weather concerns. The new projected launch time is at 11:10 p.m Mountain time Tuesday. The shuttle will carry almost eight tons of supplies to the International Space Station. The mission is planned to last 13 days.