Photo Gallery: Endeavour docked at space station

Expedition 27 crew member Paolo Nespoli, during their departure from International Space Station in Soyuz TMA-20 capsule, made some wonderful shots of the shuttle Endeavour docked at the orbiting complex.

Soyuz TMA-20 was a of the Soyuz programme. It lifted off from the Baikonur Cosmodrome in Kazakhstan on December 15, 2010, and docked with the ISS two days later. The three-person crew represented half of the members of Expedition 27; the other three members of the expedition arrived at the station on board Soyuz TMA-21 on 6 April 2011and left the station on 24 May 2011, after spending 159 days in space. The descent module of the Soyuz TMA-20 spacecraft – carrying Kondratyev, Coleman and Nespoli – landed safely in Zhezkazgan, Kazakhstan.