Shuttle Endeavour docks with space station

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JOHNSON SPACE CENTER, Texas — The shuttle Endeavour docked with the International Space Station late Tuesday in a picture-perfect rendezvous that included spectacular views of the shuttle against the blue-and-white backdrop of Earth.

With shuttle commander George Zamka flying Endeavour from the aft flight deck, the docking systems engaged on time at 11:06 p.m. CST as the two spacecraft sailed 215 miles above the Atlantic Ocean west of Portugal at five miles per second.

“Station and Houston, capture confirmed,” shuttle pilot Terry Virts called out.

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