Friday, April 13, 2012

Farewell to Discovery

The Kennedy Space Center
launching four days
of farewell festivities.
The space shuttle Discovery
heading for its next destination—
the Smithsonian.

The dream is over.

© 2012 Catherine Giordano

The first launch and landing of the Discovery was in 1984. Discovery flew 39 successful missions, surpassing the number of flights made by any other orbiter.s