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Shuttle Endeavour Hoisted Off Jumbo Jet for Road Trip to L.A. Museum

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Courtesy: Tony Chang Courtesy: Tony Chang
Courtesy: Tony Chang Courtesy: Tony Chang
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Courtesy: SPACE.COM Courtesy: SPACE.COM

VIDEO ABOVE: Time-lapse of Endeavour being mated Atop a NASA 747 SCA.  

Space shuttle Endeavour, now a permanent resident of the state of California, has traded its winged chariot for a set of custom wheels.

Early on Saturday (Sept. 22), the shuttle was hoisted by cranes off the modified Boeing 747 jumbo jet that flew it to a landing at Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) the day before.

Read the full story  HERE from Space.com

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