Discovery: Champion of the Space Shuttle Fleet - Chantilly, VA
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote
N 38° 54.687 W 077° 26.721
18S E 287975 N 4309793
Quick Description: The first of the four remanning shuttles to be placed on permanent display.
Location: Virginia, United States
Date Posted: 2/8/2016 7:55:33 PM
Waymark Code: WMQD9C
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member lumbricus
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Long Description:
Space shuttle Discovery made many scientific discoveries and had numerous historical events. The last flight was on STS -133, then Endeavor on STS-134 and Atlantis on STS-135. Before Discovery made it to it's new home, Space Shuttle Enterprise was here which was latter moved to the USS Intrepid in New York City (WMHNA8) in may of 2012. It is free to come, but $15 to park. It is well worth it as you can spend all day here.

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ISBN Number: 0760343837

Author(s): Valerie Neal

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