The shuttle, which was flown from Washington, DC, will eventually be put on permanent display at the Intrepid Sea, Air and Space Museum in New York, NY.
April 27, 2012
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People watch as the space shuttle Enterprise, sitting atop a NASA 747 shuttle carrier aircraft, takes off from Washington Dulles International Airport, on April 27, 2012 in Dulles, Virginia. The Enterprise is being ferried to John F. Kennedy International Airport in New York, and will go on display at New York City's Intrepid Sea, Air and Space Museum.