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October 16, 2012

nprfreshair:

In Focus: A Space Shuttle on the Streets of Los Angeles

The space shuttle Endeavour is on its last mission today, a 12-mile creep through Los Angeles city streets on a 160-wheeled carrier. It is passing through neighborhoods and strip malls, headed toward its final destination, the California Science Center in South Los Angeles. At times, the shuttle has barely cleared trees, houses and and street signs along a course heavily prepared for the trip. The move will cost an estimated $10 million, according to the Exposition Park museum. Gathered here are a few images of Endeavour’s last journey.

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Today in doing things just because we can.

9:00 // 1 year ago
April 27, 2012
reuters:

The Space Shuttle Enterprise rides atop a NASA modified 747 plane over New York April 27, 2012. The Space Shuttle Enterprise officially arrived in New York to be placed at the Intrepid Sea, Air and Space Museum, [REUTERS/Lucas Jackson] 

America, summed up in one photo.

reuters:

The Space Shuttle Enterprise rides atop a NASA modified 747 plane over New York April 27, 2012. The Space Shuttle Enterprise officially arrived in New York to be placed at the Intrepid Sea, Air and Space Museum, [REUTERS/Lucas Jackson] 

America, summed up in one photo.

11:34 // 1 year ago
April 17, 2012
imwithkanye:

jsmjr:

IMG_7368 on Flickr.
Say Cheese! Discovery + SCA at National Mall flyby #SpotTheShuttle #OV103

A great close up of the Shuttle Discovery taken during its final flight to DC.

Bloomberg Businessweek did it first. Just sayin’.

imwithkanye:

jsmjr:

IMG_7368 on Flickr.

Say Cheese! Discovery + SCA at National Mall flyby #SpotTheShuttle #OV103

A great close up of the Shuttle Discovery taken during its final flight to DC.

Bloomberg Businessweek did it first. Just sayin’.

13:59 // 2 years ago
July 19, 2011
denverpost:

Infographic and Timeline: The Space Shuttle — 30 years, 135 missions, 2 tragedies and 534,800,000 combined miles of travel 
The space shuttle era comes to a close with the landing of Atlantis this week. View this infographic and timeline of the history and interesting facts and stats of the shuttle program:

denverpost:

Infographic and Timeline: The Space Shuttle 30 years, 135 missions, 2 tragedies and 534,800,000 combined miles of travel

The space shuttle era comes to a close with the landing of Atlantis this week. View this infographic and timeline of the history and interesting facts and stats of the shuttle program:

12:49 // 2 years ago