Space Shuttle Discovery: On Launch Pad

February 28, 2012

Photo: Dennis Biela, Lightspeed Media, LLC, courtesy of NASA

The Space Shuttle Discovery sits ready for launch on its final flight, STS-133, at Kennedy Space Center on Nov. 3, 2010. Discovery, the longest-serving and most flown of all the shuttles, will be welcomed into the Smithsonian’s National Air and Space Museum collection on April 19, 2012 at the Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center, where it will go on permanent display.

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