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Shuttle Atlantis astronauts bid farewell to ISS crew


Astronauts from the space shuttle Atlantis have said goodbye to the crew of the International Space Station after spending nearly a week together.

Both crews closed their hatches for the last time on Tuesday before the anticipated undocking from the Space Station on Wednesday.

Astronaut Nicole Stott, who is leaving the Space Station after three months, called for a group hug.


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