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NASA Announces Tweetup for Final Space Shuttle Launch

NASA will invite 150 of its Twitter followers to view the final launch of Space Shuttle Atlantis scheduled for July 8th. The mission, designated STS-135, is the last planned mission of the space shuttle program.
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43 Photos of Space Shuttle Enterprise Being Removed from 747 Carrier Aircraft

As Saturday night turned into Sunday morning, Space Shuttle Enterprise moved one step closer to its new home at New York's Intrepid Museum, as it was lifted off the back of the Shuttle Carrier Aircraft 747.
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Live Video: Watch Space Shuttle Discovery’s Final Launch

Watch the last scheduled launch of Space Shuttle Discovery and chat about it in real time.
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The Antonov An-225 Mriya CCCP-82060 is seen here with Buran strapped to its back during a demonstration at the 1989 Paris Air Show. (Photo by Ralf Manteufel)

March 22nd in Aviation History: Antonov An-225 Mriya Sets Takeoff Weight Record Carrying Russian Space Shuttle

The An-225 sets new world records while carrying Space Shuttle Buran, a USAir jet crashes at LaGuardia Airport in New York, a British Airways 747 is hijacked, and more...
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Live Video: NASA Announces Space Shuttle Destinations

Watch live video of NASA administrator Charles Bolden announcing which institutions are to receive the four remaining Space Shuttles today at 1pm EDT.
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