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NASA's Shuttle Carrier Aircraft 911's Final Flight

Movie Number   EM-0064-06
Movie Date   February 8, 2012
Formats   854x480 QuickTime Movie (18.4 MB)
854x500 Closed Captioned QuickTime Movie (18.4 MB)
1280x720 QuickTime Movie (98.6 MB)
Space Shuttle Endeavour carried by NASA's 747 Still photos of this aircraft are available in several resolutions at http://www.nasa.gov/centers/dryden/multimedia/imagegallery/STS-Ferry/index.html
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NASA's Shuttle Carrier Aircraft 911's Final Flight

NASA 911, one of NASA's two modified Boeing 747 space shuttle carrier aircraft, flew its final flight Feb. 8, a short hop from NASA's Dryden Flight Research Center at Edwards Air Force Base to the Dryden Aircraft Operations Facility in Palmdale, Calif. Obtained from Japan Air Lines in 1989, it was modified and carried space shuttles 66 times on ferry flights over the next 21 years...Read more

Keywords   747 SCA, Modified Boeing 747, Shuttle Carrier Aircraft, SCA 911, Shuttle Carrier final flight
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