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Discovery's last voyage as seen from below

A dramatic image of the shuttle flying over the Washington Monument gets the Instagram treatment. (Credit: Ethan Klapper) It wasn't an everyday sight. Hitched to the back of a NASA 747 jumbo jet, the Shuttle Discovery today made its final flight, headed from Florida's Kennedy Space Center to Dulles International Airport en route to its new home at the Smithsonian National Air and Space Museum's Steven F.
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Goodbye, Discovery: Legendary Shuttle Takes Its Final Flight [Video]

Technology / Gadgets : Gizmodo (3 years ago)

The Space Shuttle Discovery hitched a ride today on NASA's 747 to National Air and Space Museum in Washington, D.C. It's yet another period at the end of the melancholy final paragraph of the Space Shuttle program. So long, Discover... Read Post

Space Shuttle Discovery Hits Retirement

Technology : Walyou (3 years ago)

The NASA Space Shuttle Discovery is hitching a ride on a Boeing 747 for its final flight to its retirement destination in the Nation’s capital. NASA space shuttle Discovery has traveled over 235 million kilometers throughout space, ... Read Post

The Final Flight Of NASA’s Last Space Shuttle Captured By An iPhone On Instagram

Technology Industry News / Apple : Cult Of Mac (3 years ago)

Earlier today, the Space Shuttle Discovery took its final flight on the back of a modified Boeing 747 jumbo jet from the Kennedy Space Center in Florida to Washington, D.C. where it will go on display in the Smithsonian. As it flew ... Read Post

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