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Shuttle Makes Journey up the Hudson to Final Resting Place [Video]

The Hudson River is basically Scientific American’s backyard, so when we heard the space shuttle Enterprise was  heading up the river to its final resting place aboard the USS Intrepid on Manhattan’s west flank, we couldn’t resist firing up the video camera and grabbing a few shots.  Although Enterprise never made it to Earth orbit, [...]

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Space Shuttle Enterprise Graces New York City with a Flyby

Shuttle Enterprise NYC flyover

NEW YORK—Friday morning got off to an unusually exciting start here at Scientific American, as the prototype space shuttle Enterprise was flown up the Hudson River, and just past our office building at the intersection of Canal and Varick streets, en route to a landing at John F. Kennedy airport. Dozens of staffers from Scientific [...]

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