Launch of Endeavour - May 16, 2011
Photos from the 8:56 a.m. launch of the Space Shuttle Endeavour taken from Mosquito Lagoon at the east end of Haulover Canal in the Merritt Island National Wildlife Refuge near Titusville, Florida.

This is as close as you are allowed to get in a boat (about 6 miles NNW). The Coast Guard patrols and warns anyone that strays into more than knee-deep water to back off.
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