"Is the vehicle cleared for entry?" Steve Lindsey, Discovery's commander asked after hearing the news.More info at Telegraph.
"That's affirm. I'm being told I can use that word. You are cleared for entry," astronaut Steve Frick in Mission Control radioed back.
Depending on the weather, Discovery will try to land on Monday morning, Florida time.
Discovery coming back today
Posted on Monday, Jul 17 2006 @ 01:10 CEST by Thomas De Maesschalck
Space shuttle Discovery will return to Earth on Monday.