Hey Space Placers!
If the weather cooperates Space Shuttle Discovery will be flying from Kennedy Space Center (KSC)to Northern Virginia-DC NVA-DC) tomorrow, 4-17-12. Discovery will be piggybacked aboard NASA's 747 Shuttle Carrier Aircraft (SCA) for the very last time as she head to Udvar-Hazy Air & Space Museum near Dulles Airport.
Takeoff is currently scheduled for 7 a.m. at KSC with arrival in NVA-DC airspace at 10 a.m. with arrival at Dulles scheduled for 11 a.m. NASA (all times approximate.
To get the latest and to find out the best viewing sites in NVA-DC check here: http://www.nasa.gov/topics/nasalife/features/discovery_dc_viewing.html
Also check here for information: http://www.airandspace.si.edu/collections/discovery/ and
I hope to get some pictures myself tomorrow ad share them with you.
Sky Guy in VA
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