The Spaceshuttle is mainly used for transport to and from the Spacestation ISS.
The Spaceshuttle was in service from 1981 to 2011.
There where 2 Spaceshuttles fatal incidents.
- Shuttle Colombia (STS-107) was burned during reentry on February 1, 2003 due a damaged and failing heatshield.
- Shuttle Challenger (STS-51-L) did explode on January 28, 1985 after 73 seconds in the launch, due a leak in the O-ring of one of the booster rockets.