Space Shuttle Discovery

LEGO Announces the Space Shuttle Discovery and Hubble Edition

When I saw the opportunity to write about a new Lego set featuring the Space Shuttle Discovery and Hubble, I…

1 year ago

Next Cygnus Cargo Ship Christened the SS John Glenn to Honor First American in Orbit

KENNEDY SPACE CENTER, FL - The next Cygnus cargo ship launching to the International Space Station (ISS) has been christened…

5 years ago

Enterprise Strapped atop 747 and Delights Dulles Airport Flyers

[/caption] Space Shuttle Enterprise has been strapped atop the 747 Shuttle Carrier Aircraft (SCA) that will soon fly NASA’s path…

10 years ago

Discovery & Enterprise – Historic Nose to Nose Shuttle Image

[/caption] Two NASA Space Shuttles - Enterprise and Discovery - sit nose to nose in a historic, once in a…

10 years ago

Discovery Enters Eternal Smithsonian Home as Historic Relic

[/caption] Space Shuttle Discovery, the longest serving and most flown spaceship in human history, entered her eternal home today, Thursday,…

10 years ago

Demating Discovery for Smithsonian Welcome

[/caption] Following Discovery’s triumphant final flight from her Florida Spaceport home and victory lap tour above the skies of Washington…

10 years ago

Discovery Does Dulles & DC

[/caption] Space Shuttle Discovery took off from Florida on her final mission today atop a modified Boeing 747 Jumbo Jet,…

10 years ago

Shuttle Discovery Flies Over Washington D.C. to New Home

[/caption] Space Shuttle Discovery, atop its Shuttle Carrier Aircraft, NASA 905, flew over the US national capital region on April…

10 years ago

Discovery Poised for Final Takeoff on April 17

[/caption] Space Shuttle Discovery is poised for her final takeoff, bolted firmly on top of the Boeing 747 Shuttle Carrier…

10 years ago

Shuttle Discovery Mated to 747 Carrier for her Final Flight to Smithsonian Home

[/caption] Following a busy weekend of work, Space Shuttle Discovery is now attached piggyback style to the Shuttle Carrier Aircraft…

10 years ago