Happy birthday ISS

It’s been exactly 15 years since that November 20, 1998 when Russia put into orbit on the Zarya module, the first component from the ISS.

Here’s how it appeared Zarya in November of ’98 in the eyes of the astronauts of the Shuttle (STS88 mission)

Credits NASA

Here, 11 years later, as it appeared, the ISS crew of the shuttle Discovery (STS-119):

Credits NASA

High resolution version, .It worth a visit

A beautiful photo of American astronaut Tracy Caldwell looking at Earth from the Cupola

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