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Atlantis begins its final journeyAtlantis will leave the Kennedy Space Center, where it launched to space 33 times, to land at the KSC Visitor Complex located just down the road.

Atlantis begins its final journey
Atlantis will leave the Kennedy Space Center, where it launched to space 33 times, to land at the KSC Visitor Complex located just down the road.

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Behind the spacesuits: The crew of space shuttle Discovery’s last missionSix veteran astronauts are gearing up for the shuttle’s final voyage into space next week.

Behind the spacesuits: The crew of space shuttle Discovery’s last mission
Six veteran astronauts are gearing up for the shuttle’s final voyage into space next week.

How did the space shuttle Discovery get its name?The space shuttle draws its name from a famous English explorer, and it will be carrying a memento from the Royal Society to commemorate the event.

How did the space shuttle Discovery get its name?
The space shuttle draws its name from a famous English explorer, and it will be carrying a memento from the Royal Society to commemorate the event.