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25 Years of History: Atlantis Returns to Earth for the Final Time

May 26th, 2010
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I don’t care how many times I watch launches and landings of the Space Shuttle, it is an amazing thing to watch. The pilots of the shuttle are landing the craft “dead stick” … literally gliding the spacecraft into a landing. They call the “Shuttle” a “flying brick.” They make it look so routine, we think it is “easy” but every landing is an amazing demonstration of avionis and aeronautical technology. Here is Atlantis, touching down for the last time in its long career of twenty five years and thirty two flights and over 100 million miles traveled!

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  1. Brenda Bomberger
    May 27th, 2010 at 09:22 | #1

    We were watching the first shuttle launch while getting ready for my grandmother’s 100th birthday. She certainly saw many strange and wonderful things in her long life! She went on to live 110 years in all, outliving her husband who was fifteen years her junior.

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