KENNEDY SPACE CENTER, Fla. -Ė Spectators line the banks of the turn basin to watch the dawn launch of Space Shuttle Discovery on mission STS-102. The rosy sky pales in comparison to the deep rose of the orbiterís exhaust trail that captures the rising sunís rays. Liftoff occurred at 6:42:09 EST for the eighth flight to the International Space Station. (Photo Release Date: 03/08/2001 )
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