*HTML is ON
*UBB Code is ON
Prototype space shuttle Enterprise bound for NYC reunited with NASA aircraft
[i]NASA's original prototype space shuttle, Enterprise, was reunited Friday (April 20) with the jumbo jet that first ferried it for a series of important test flights in the late 1970s.
The test orbiter was mounted atop NASA's Shuttle Carrier Aircraft, a modified Boeing 747, for its flight next week to New York's John F. Kennedy (JFK) International Airport. Weather permitting, Enterprise is scheduled to depart on Monday morning (April 23) to be delivered for display by the Intrepid Sea, Air & Space Museum later this summer.[/i]
If you have previously registered, but forgotten your password, click here.
*** Click here to review this topic. ***
Contact Us | The Source for Space History & Artifacts
Copyright 2018 collectSPACE.com All rights reserved.