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Endeavour lo pass fly by en route to LA
Moonlight and Constellation Orion viewed from Launch Pad 34.
Space Shuttle Enterprise
Enterprise at rest
Space shuttle Endeavour landing at Ellington Field, Houston, Texas September 19, 2012.
My reflection on COMS satellite
Ariane 5, flight V195 on 26/06/1990 with COMS and Arabsat 5A satellites on board
Takeoff!
Discovery flies piggybacked on the SCA 747 early Tuesday morning from Kennedy Space Center's shuttle landing facility. After  giving visitors on the Space Coast a chance to see it one last t
Atlantis on the launch pad prior to payload installation. Photo taken from top of the RSS (Rotating Service Structure)
Atlantis on the launch pad prior to payload installation
Space Shuttle Discovery rolls back out to the launch pad after repairs to the external tank stringers.
High above looking down in the VAB Atlantis can be seen prior to rollout for STS-135. This will be the final space shuttle launch.
Space shuttle Endeavour on display in the city of Westchester near Los Angeles International Airport.
A passenger jet looks like it is about to collide with space shuttle Endeavour as it approaches Los Angeles International Airport for a landing.
Perched atop the NASA 905 Shuttle Carrier Aircraft, the orbiter Endeavour makes her heralded arrival at the Los Angeles International Airport.
A close-up of the Curiosity Mars rover as she undergoes final assembly inside the Spacecraft Assembly Facility at NASA's Jet Propulsion Laboratory...in Pasadena, California.
The Curiosity Mars rover undergoes final assembly inside the Spacecraft Assembly Facility at NASA's Jet Propulsion Laboratory...in Pasadena, California.
Me striking a pose with the Curiosity Mars rover inside the Spacecraft Assembly Facility, at NASA's Jet Propulsion Laboratory in Pasadena, California.
The space shuttle Endeavour on display outside of the Baldwin Hills Crenshaw Plaza in South L.A.
The space shuttle Endeavor making a turn.
The space shuttle Endeavor flying by with chase plane.
The space shuttle Endeavor flying overhead
Last flight of Discovery.

1st Annual Air & Space Photo Contest
High above looking down in the VAB Atlantis can be seen prior to rollout for STS-135. This will be the final space shuttle launch.

"It was no easy task for me to gain access to this location on the crane at the top of the Vehicle Assembly Building," says Wise. "It took numerous emails and phone calls over months. This photograph was taken just hours prior to rollout to the launch pad for the final space shuttle flight and the end of an era."

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Date Taken: 05.2011
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