After sitting for quite some time, Endeavour's on the move again.
Thanx for the local links -- crazy seeing the orbiter in that setting.
Quote from: psloss on 10/12/2012 12:32 PMThanx for the local links -- crazy seeing the orbiter in that setting.I know, a reporter did admit it was a bit "surreal".But it's good to see, as I'm switching thru the local stations, this is being covered locally . PLUS, it's cold today.
Space Shuttle Endeavour has reached Dollinger Parking lot at La Tijera Blvd and Sepulveda. No adverse information at this time.
Try reading this without getting misty eyed.Our last ever article on Endeavour.Remembering Endeavour: A final journey to the California Science Center - by Chris Gebhardt:http://www.nasaspaceflight.com/2012/10/remembering-endeavour-final-journey-california-center/Will give it a standalone thread.
The space shuttle Endeavour is seen atop the Over Land Transporter (OLT) after exiting the Los Angeles International Airport on its way to its new home at the California Science Center in Los Angeles, Friday, Oct. 12, 2012.Endeavour, built as a replacement for space shuttle Challenger, completed 25 missions, spent 299 days in orbit, and orbited Earth 4,671 times while traveling 122,883,151 miles. Beginning Oct. 30, the shuttle will be on display in the CSC’s Samuel Oschin Space Shuttle Endeavour Display Pavilion, embarking on its new mission to commemorate past achievements in space and educate and inspire future generations of explorers.Photo Credit: NASA/Bill Ingalls