Endeavour Offload at LAX (201209220006HQ)

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    The Over Land Transporter (OLT) is mated to the space shuttle Endeavour not long after Endeavour was demated from the NASA 747 Shuttle Carrier Aircraft (SCA), Saturday, Sept. 22, 2012, at Los Angeles International Airport. 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 California Science center'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)

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    1. gatorgalpics 19 months ago | reply

      Against such a gorgeous background!

    2. PeaceLoveScoobie 19 months ago | reply

      Beautiful, but sad, image. Grounded for the last time.

    3. BCFCapt [deleted] 19 months ago | reply

      Thank you for a great series on the final ferry flight.

    4. SheelahB 19 months ago | reply

      Great shot!

    5. ajmexico 19 months ago | reply

      That's a great, great photo!

    6. Deep Fried Photography 12 months ago | reply

      Awesome! Totally awesome!

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