Virgin Galactic's journey into space

The final journey of space shuttle Discovery as it is strapped to the top of a Boeing 747 Shuttle Carrier Aircraft. Landing in Washington on April 17, 2012 to be placed in the Smithsonium's National Air and Space Museum. It signals the lack of public funding and the emergance of private firms entering space exploration.
The final journey of space shuttle Discovery as it is strapped to the top of a Boeing 747 Shuttle Carrier Aircraft. Landing in Washington on April 17, 2012 to be placed in the Smithsonium's National Air and Space Museum. It signals the lack of public funding and the emergance of private firms entering space exploration.

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