Space Shuttle Atlantis (OV-103) being prepared for STS-117, which launched 8th June 2007. The mission, primarily to add new components to the International Space Station, was a significant milestone marking the 250th orbital human spaceflight. (Photo: NASA)
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This is the Space Shuttle Atlantis, in case you do not know. It’s also the final space shuttle launch, ever. So, it’s incredibly special, and I’m happy I got to spend time with the ship on its final night. - NASA, Florida - Photo from #treyratcliff Trey Ratcliff at http://www.stuckincustoms.com/
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The Space Shuttle Endeavour is escorted by two F-18 jets as it passes the Hollywood sign on the back of a NASA 747 in Los Angeles September 21, 2012. The Endeavour will be put on display at its new permanent home the California Science Center in October. REUTERS/Mike Blake