Discovery Lands In Florida

NASA Space Shuttle Status Report 22 December 2006 - 5 p.m. CST

"The crew of Space Shuttle Discovery made it home in time for Christmas, gliding to a perfect landing as the sun set over NASA's Kennedy Space Center in Florida. Discovery touched down on Runway 15 of the Shuttle Landing Facility at 4:32 p.m. CST. The crew had spent 12 days, 20 hours and 44 minutes in flight. Discovery's nose gear touched down at 4:32 p.m. exactly, and the shuttle's wheels came to a stop 52 seconds later."

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