Space Shuttle Discovery prepares to be piggybacked on 747 for final journey to Smithsonian museum in Washington
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Space Shuttle Discovery prepares to be piggybacked on 747 for final journey to Smithsonian museum in Washington

New York City : NY : USA | Apr 14, 2012 at 6:53 PM PDT
Source: Mail Online UK
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Nasa technicians at the Kennedy Space Centre in Florida had planned to complete the operation yesterday but it had to be abandoned due to high winds. The spacecraft, which first flew in 1984, was retired after its final mission in February last year taking essential parts to the International Space... FULL ARTICLE AT Mail Online UK
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