Posts Tagged ‘Space Shuttle’


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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President Richard M. Nixon and Dr. James C. Fletcher, NASA Administrator, discuss the proposed Space Shuttle vehicle in San Clemente, California, on January 5, 1972. (Photo by NASA)

Today in Aviation History: January 5th

The Space Shuttle program is launched, Amelia Earhart is declared legally dead, Independence Air ceases operations, and more...
by NYCAviation Staff


Space Shuttle Endeavour Headed for Display at USC School of Theatre Thanks to Alumnus LeVar Burton

Ahead of NASA's official announcement, NYCAviation can exclusively report that the Space Shuttle Endeavour has been earmarked for the University of Southern California's School of Theatre.
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Enterprise meets a rainbow in New York Harbor. (Photo by Wavefront)

48 Amazing Photos of Space Shuttle Enterprise Sailing Into New York Harbor

The journey of Space Shuttle Enterprise to the Intrepid Sea Air and Space Museum in New York City completed its second leg on Sunday, as the retired — now on a barge — made its way from John F. Kennedy Internationa...
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Photos: Commander Kelly and Space Shuttle Endeavour Prepare for Final Launch

Up-close and personal with Space Shuttle Endeavour and the astronauts who will fly her into space on mission STS-134.
by Suresh Atapattu