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The Space Shuttle Endeavour take a once-in-a-lifetime victory lap over the Bay Area piggybacking on a modified Boeing 747. Photos by George Murphy.

Space Shuttle Victory Lap

by George Murphy September 21, 2012 Photo Splash

The space shuttle Endeavour took to the air one last time today, riding piggyback atop a NASA modified Boeing 747 airplane, as it took a final “victory lap” around the the state of California. Endeavour left Edwards Air Force Base just North of L.A. this morning, making it’s way first to the Sacramento area and then West […]

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Update from the Kennedy Space Center

by George Murphy July 11, 2011 Photo Splash

I’ve been out at the Kennedy Space Center in Florida since last week, covering the launch and upcoming landing of the last Space Shuttle, Atlantis. I’ll be putting together some comprehensive posts in the near future on this, but won’t be able to publish extensively until I finish up my current collaborations with the Press […]

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