Space Shuttle Discovery Blasts Off From Kennedy Space Center

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In this handout image provided by NASA, contrails are seen as workers... News PhotoCape Canaveral,Florida - USA,Horizontal,Image,Leaving,NASA Kennedy Space Center,Occupation,Science,Science and Technology,Space Exploration,Space Mission,Space Shuttle,Space Shuttle Discovery,USA,Vapor TrailPhotographer Collection: Getty Images News 2010 NASACAPE CANAVERAL, FL - APRIL 5: In this handout image provided by NASA, contrails are seen as workers leave the Launch Control Center after the launch of the space shuttle Discovery and the start of the STS-131 mission at NASA Kennedy Space Center in Cape Canaveral, Fla. on Monday April 5, 2010. Discovery is carrying a multi-purpose logistics module filled with science racks for the laboratories aboard the station. The mission has three planned spacewalks, with work to include replacing an ammonia tank assembly, retrieving a Japanese experiment from the station's exterior, and switching out a rate gyro assembly on the station's truss structure. (Photo by Bill Ingalls/NASA via Getty Images)