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Mock shuttle moved to make way for the real thing
[i]A static, full-scale space shuttle display did something unusual on Sunday morning (Dec. 11) — it moved.
Named Explorer, the 122.7-foot (37.4-meter) long shuttle replica was hoisted onto a wheeled transporter and trucked the 5.4 miles (8.7 kilometers) from NASA's Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex to a turn basin adjacent to the 52-story Vehicle Assembly Building where real space shuttles were prepared for launch...[/i]
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