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Space Shuttle Endeavour Is transported To California Science Center
Space Shuttle Endeavour Is transported To California Science Center
LOS ANGELES, CA - OCTOBER 12: Crowds gather to get a glimpse of the Space Shuttle Endeavour along Manchester Blvd., as it is transported to California Science Center on October 12, 2012 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Stephen Carr-Pool/Getty Images)
Space Shuttle Endeavour Is transported To California Science Center
Space Shuttle Endeavour Is transported To California Science Center
LOS ANGELES, CA - OCTOBER 12: Crowds gather to get a glimpse of the Space Shuttle Endeavour along Manchester Blvd., as it is transported to California Science Center on October 12, 2012 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Stephen Carr-Pool/Getty Images)
Space Shuttle Endeavour Is transported To California Science Center
Space Shuttle Endeavour Is transported To California Science Center
LOS ANGELES, CA - OCTOBER 12: Crowds gather to get a glimpse of the Space Shuttle Endeavour along Manchester Blvd., as it is transported to California Science Center on October 12, 2012 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Stephen Carr-Pool/Getty Images)
Space Shuttle Endeavour Is transported To California Science Center
Space Shuttle Endeavour Is transported To California Science Center
LOS ANGELES, CA - OCTOBER 12: Crowds gather to get a glimpse of the Space Shuttle Endeavour along Manchester Blvd., as it is transported to California Science Center on October 12, 2012 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Stephen Carr-Pool/Getty Images)
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
LOS ANGELES, CA - OCTOBER 12: The space shuttle Endeavour is transported to the California Science Center in Exposition Park from Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) on October 12, 2012 in Los Angeles, California. Endeavour was flown cross-country atop NASA's Shuttle Carrier Aircraft from Kennedy Space Center in Florida to LAX on its last flight ever on September 21. From there, it was transported to the California Science Center in Exposition Park where it will be on permanent public display. Completed in 1991, Endeavour was built to replace the space shuttle Challenger which disintegrated during a catastrophic re-entry accident. This fifth and final space shuttle orbiter circled the earth 4,671 times and traveled nearly 123 million miles during its 25 missions from 1992 to 2011. (Photo by Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images)
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
LOS ANGELES, CA - OCTOBER 12: The space shuttle Endeavour is transported to the California Science Center in Exposition Park from Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) on October 12, 2012 in Los Angeles, California. Endeavour was flown cross-country atop NASA's Shuttle Carrier Aircraft from Kennedy Space Center in Florida to LAX on its last flight ever on September 21. From there, it was transported to the California Science Center in Exposition Park where it will be on permanent public display. Completed in 1991, Endeavour was built to replace the space shuttle Challenger which disintegrated during a catastrophic re-entry accident. This fifth and final space shuttle orbiter circled the earth 4,671 times and traveled nearly 123 million miles during its 25 missions from 1992 to 2011. (Photo by Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images)
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
LOS ANGELES, CA - OCTOBER 12: The space shuttle Endeavour is transported to the California Science Center in Exposition Park from Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) on October 12, 2012 in Los Angeles, California. Endeavour was flown cross-country atop NASA's Shuttle Carrier Aircraft from Kennedy Space Center in Florida to LAX on its last flight ever on September 21. From there, it was transported to the California Science Center in Exposition Park where it will be on permanent public display. Completed in 1991, Endeavour was built to replace the space shuttle Challenger which disintegrated during a catastrophic re-entry accident. This fifth and final space shuttle orbiter circled the earth 4,671 times and traveled nearly 123 million miles during its 25 missions from 1992 to 2011. (Photo by Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images)
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
LOS ANGELES, CA - OCTOBER 12: The space shuttle Endeavour is transported to the California Science Center in Exposition Park from Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) on October 12, 2012 in Los Angeles, California. Endeavour was flown cross-country atop NASA's Shuttle Carrier Aircraft from Kennedy Space Center in Florida to LAX on its last flight ever on September 21. From there, it was transported to the California Science Center in Exposition Park where it will be on permanent public display. Completed in 1991, Endeavour was built to replace the space shuttle Challenger which disintegrated during a catastrophic re-entry accident. This fifth and final space shuttle orbiter circled the earth 4,671 times and traveled nearly 123 million miles during its 25 missions from 1992 to 2011. (Photo by Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images)
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
LOS ANGELES, CA - OCTOBER 12: The space shuttle Endeavour is transported to the California Science Center in Exposition Park from Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) on October 12, 2012 in Los Angeles, California. Endeavour was flown cross-country atop NASA's Shuttle Carrier Aircraft from Kennedy Space Center in Florida to LAX on its last flight ever on September 21. From there, it was transported to the California Science Center in Exposition Park where it will be on permanent public display. Completed in 1991, Endeavour was built to replace the space shuttle Challenger which disintegrated during a catastrophic re-entry accident. This fifth and final space shuttle orbiter circled the earth 4,671 times and traveled nearly 123 million miles during its 25 missions from 1992 to 2011. (Photo by Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images)
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
LOS ANGELES, CA - OCTOBER 12: The space shuttle Endeavour is transported to the California Science Center in Exposition Park from Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) on October 12, 2012 in Los Angeles, California. Endeavour was flown cross-country atop NASA's Shuttle Carrier Aircraft from Kennedy Space Center in Florida to LAX on its last flight ever on September 21. From there, it was transported to the California Science Center in Exposition Park where it will be on permanent public display. Completed in 1991, Endeavour was built to replace the space shuttle Challenger which disintegrated during a catastrophic re-entry accident. This fifth and final space shuttle orbiter circled the earth 4,671 times and traveled nearly 123 million miles during its 25 missions from 1992 to 2011. (Photo by Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images)
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
LOS ANGELES, CA - OCTOBER 12: The space shuttle Endeavour is transported to the California Science Center in Exposition Park from Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) on October 12, 2012 in Los Angeles, California. Endeavour was flown cross-country atop NASA's Shuttle Carrier Aircraft from Kennedy Space Center in Florida to LAX on its last flight ever on September 21. From there, it was transported to the California Science Center in Exposition Park where it will be on permanent public display. Completed in 1991, Endeavour was built to replace the space shuttle Challenger which disintegrated during a catastrophic re-entry accident. This fifth and final space shuttle orbiter circled the earth 4,671 times and traveled nearly 123 million miles during its 25 missions from 1992 to 2011. (Photo by Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images)
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
INGLEWOOD, CA - OCTOBER 13: NASA space shuttle Endeavour passes between traffic lights with just a few inches to spare as it is transported from Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) to the California Science Center in Exposition Park where it will be on permanent public display on October 13, 2012 in Inglewood, California. Endeavour was flown cross-country atop NASA's Shuttle Carrier Aircraft from Kennedy Space Center in Florida to LAX on its last flight ever on September 21. Completed in 1991, Endeavour was built to replace the space shuttle Challenger which disintegrated during a catastrophic re-entry accident. This fifth and final space shuttle orbiter circled the earth 4,671 times and traveled nearly 123 million miles during its 25 missions from 1992 to 2011. (Photo by David McNew/Getty Images)
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
INGLEWOOD, CA - OCTOBER 13: The space shuttle Endeavour moves along Manchester Avenue as it is transported from Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) to the California Science Center in Exposition Park where it will be on permanent public display on October 13, 2012 in Inglewood, California. Endeavour was flown cross-country atop NASA's Shuttle Carrier Aircraft from Kennedy Space Center in Florida to LAX on its last flight ever on September 21. Completed in 1991, Endeavour was built to replace the space shuttle Challenger which disintegrated during a catastrophic re-entry accident. This fifth and final space shuttle orbiter circled the earth 4,671 times and traveled nearly 123 million miles during its 25 missions from 1992 to 2011. (Photo by David McNew/Getty Images)
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
INGLEWOOD, CA - OCTOBER 13: The space shuttle Endeavour is transported to the California Science Center from Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) on day two on October 12, 2012 in Inglewood, California. The space shuttle Endeavour is on 12-mile journey from Los Angeles International Airport to the California Science Center to go on permanent public display. (Photo by Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images)
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
INGLEWOOD, CA - OCTOBER 13: Crowds take photographs of the wings of the space shuttle Endeavour as its squeezes through a neighberhood lined with apartment buildings during transportation to the California Science Center from Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) on day two on October 12, 2012 in Inglewood, California. The space shuttle Endeavour is on 12-mile journey from Los Angeles International Airport to the California Science Center to go on permanent public display. (Photo by Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images)
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
INGLEWOOD, CA - OCTOBER 13: The space shuttle Endeavour is transported to the California Science Center from Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) on day two on October 12, 2012 in Inglewood, California. The space shuttle Endeavour is on 12-mile journey from Los Angeles International Airport to the California Science Center to go on permanent public display. (Photo by Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images)
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
INGLEWOOD, CA - OCTOBER 13: The space shuttle Endeavour squeezes through a neighborhood lined with apartment buildings as it is transported to the California Science Center from Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) on day two on October 12, 2012 in Inglewood, California. The space shuttle Endeavour is on 12-mile journey from Los Angeles International Airport to the California Science Center to go on permanent public display. (Photo by Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images)
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
INGLEWOOD, CA - OCTOBER 13: The space shuttle Endeavour makes a turn at an intersection as it is transported to the California Science Center from Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) on day two on October 12, 2012 in Inglewood, California. The space shuttle Endeavour is on 12-mile journey from Los Angeles International Airport to the California Science Center to go on permanent public display. (Photo by Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images)
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
INGLEWOOD, CA - OCTOBER 13: The space shuttle Endeavour makes a turn at an intersection as it is transported to the California Science Center from Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) on day two on October 12, 2012 in Inglewood, California. The space shuttle Endeavour is on 12-mile journey from Los Angeles International Airport to the California Science Center to go on permanent public display. (Photo by Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images)
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
INGLEWOOD, CA - OCTOBER 13: The space shuttle Endeavour is transported to The Forum arena for a stopover and celebration on its way to the California Science Center from Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) on day two on October 12, 2012 in Inglewood, California. The space shuttle Endeavour is on 12-mile journey from Los Angeles International Airport to the California Science Center to go on permanent public display. (Photo by Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images)
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
LOS ANGELES, CA - OCTOBER 12: The Space Shuttle Endeavour is slowly moved along a city street on October 12, 2012 in Los Angeles, California. Endeavour is on its last mission - a 12-mile creep through city streets, past an eclectic mix of strip malls, mom-and-pop shops, tidy lawns and faded apartment buildings. Its final destination is the California Science Center in South Los Angeles where it will be put on display. (Photo by Joe Klamar - Pool/Getty Images)
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
LOS ANGELES, CA - OCTOBER 12: The Space Shuttle Endeavour is slowly moved along a city street on October 12, 2012 in Los Angeles, California. Endeavour is on its last mission - a 12-mile creep through city streets, past an eclectic mix of strip malls, mom-and-pop shops, tidy lawns and faded apartment buildings. Its final destination is the California Science Center in South Los Angeles where it will be put on display. (Photo by Joe Klamar - Pool/Getty Images)
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
LOS ANGELES, CA - OCTOBER 12: The Space Shuttle Endeavour is slowly moved along a city street on October 12, 2012 in Los Angeles, California. Endeavour is on its last mission - a 12-mile creep through city streets, past an eclectic mix of strip malls, mom-and-pop shops, tidy lawns and faded apartment buildings. Its final destination is the California Science Center in South Los Angeles where it will be put on display. (Photo by Joe Klamar - Pool/Getty Images)
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
LOS ANGELES, CA - OCTOBER 12: The Space Shuttle Endeavour is slowly moved along a city street on October 12, 2012 in Los Angeles, California. Endeavour is on its last mission - a 12-mile creep through city streets, past an eclectic mix of strip malls, mom-and-pop shops, tidy lawns and faded apartment buildings. Its final destination is the California Science Center in South Los Angeles where it will be put on display. (Photo by Joe Klamar - Pool/Getty Images)
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
LOS ANGELES, CA - OCTOBER 12: The Space Shuttle Endeavour is slowly moved along a city street on October 12, 2012 in Los Angeles, California. Endeavour is on its last mission - a 12-mile creep through city streets, past an eclectic mix of strip malls, mom-and-pop shops, tidy lawns and faded apartment buildings. Its final destination is the California Science Center in South Los Angeles where it will be put on display. (Photo by Joe Klamar - Pool/Getty Images)
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
LOS ANGELES, CA - OCTOBER 12: The Space Shuttle Endeavour is slowly moved along a city street on October 12, 2012 in Los Angeles, California. Endeavour is on its last mission - a 12-mile creep through city streets, past an eclectic mix of strip malls, mom-and-pop shops, tidy lawns and faded apartment buildings. Its final destination is the California Science Center in South Los Angeles where it will be put on display. (Photo by Joe Klamar - Pool/Getty Images)
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
LOS ANGELES, CA - OCTOBER 12: The Space Shuttle Endeavour is slowly moved along a city street on October 12, 2012 in Los Angeles, California. Endeavour is on its last mission - a 12-mile creep through city streets, past an eclectic mix of strip malls, mom-and-pop shops, tidy lawns and faded apartment buildings. Its final destination is the California Science Center in South Los Angeles where it will be put on display. (Photo by Joe Klamar - Pool/Getty Images)
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
LOS ANGELES, CA - OCTOBER 12: The Space Shuttle Endeavour is slowly moved along a city street on October 12, 2012 in Los Angeles, California. Endeavour is on its last mission - a 12-mile creep through city streets, past an eclectic mix of strip malls, mom-and-pop shops, tidy lawns and faded apartment buildings. Its final destination is the California Science Center in South Los Angeles where it will be put on display. (Photo by Joe Klamar - Pool/Getty Images)
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
LOS ANGELES, CA - OCTOBER 12: The Space Shuttle Endeavour is slowly moved along a city street on October 12, 2012 in Los Angeles, California. Endeavour is on its last mission - a 12-mile creep through city streets, past an eclectic mix of strip malls, mom-and-pop shops, tidy lawns and faded apartment buildings. Its final destination is the California Science Center in South Los Angeles where it will be put on display. (Photo by Joe Klamar - Pool/Getty Images)
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
LOS ANGELES, CA - OCTOBER 12: The Space Shuttle Endeavour is slowly moved along a city street on October 12, 2012 in Los Angeles, California. Endeavour is on its last mission - a 12-mile creep through city streets, past an eclectic mix of strip malls, mom-and-pop shops, tidy lawns and faded apartment buildings. Its final destination is the California Science Center in South Los Angeles where it will be put on display. (Photo by Joe Klamar - Pool/Getty Images)
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
LOS ANGELES, CA - OCTOBER 12: The space shuttle Endeavour is transported to the California Science Center in Exposition Park from Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) on October 12, 2012 in Los Angeles, California. Endeavour was flown cross-country atop NASA's Shuttle Carrier Aircraft from Kennedy Space Center in Florida to LAX on its last flight ever on September 21. From there, it was transported to the California Science Center in Exposition Park where it will be on permanent public display. Completed in 1991, Endeavour was built to replace the space shuttle Challenger which disintegrated during a catastrophic re-entry accident. This fifth and final space shuttle orbiter circled the earth 4,671 times and traveled nearly 123 million miles during its 25 missions from 1992 to 2011. (Photo by Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images)
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
LOS ANGELES, CA - OCTOBER 12: The space shuttle Endeavour is transported to the California Science Center in Exposition Park from Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) on October 12, 2012 in Los Angeles, California. Endeavour was flown cross-country atop NASA's Shuttle Carrier Aircraft from Kennedy Space Center in Florida to LAX on its last flight ever on September 21. From there, it was transported to the California Science Center in Exposition Park where it will be on permanent public display. Completed in 1991, Endeavour was built to replace the space shuttle Challenger which disintegrated during a catastrophic re-entry accident. This fifth and final space shuttle orbiter circled the earth 4,671 times and traveled nearly 123 million miles during its 25 missions from 1992 to 2011. (Photo by Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images)
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
LOS ANGELES, CA - OCTOBER 12: The space shuttle Endeavour is transported to the California Science Center in Exposition Park from Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) on October 12, 2012 in Los Angeles, California. Endeavour was flown cross-country atop NASA's Shuttle Carrier Aircraft from Kennedy Space Center in Florida to LAX on its last flight ever on September 21. From there, it was transported to the California Science Center in Exposition Park where it will be on permanent public display. Completed in 1991, Endeavour was built to replace the space shuttle Challenger which disintegrated during a catastrophic re-entry accident. This fifth and final space shuttle orbiter circled the earth 4,671 times and traveled nearly 123 million miles during its 25 missions from 1992 to 2011. (Photo by Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images)
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
LOS ANGELES, CA - OCTOBER 12: The space shuttle Endeavour is transported to the California Science Center in Exposition Park from Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) on October 12, 2012 in Los Angeles, California. Endeavour was flown cross-country atop NASA's Shuttle Carrier Aircraft from Kennedy Space Center in Florida to LAX on its last flight ever on September 21. From there, it was transported to the California Science Center in Exposition Park where it will be on permanent public display. Completed in 1991, Endeavour was built to replace the space shuttle Challenger which disintegrated during a catastrophic re-entry accident. This fifth and final space shuttle orbiter circled the earth 4,671 times and traveled nearly 123 million miles during its 25 missions from 1992 to 2011. (Photo by Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images)
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
LOS ANGELES, CA - OCTOBER 12: The space shuttle Endeavour is transported to the California Science Center in Exposition Park from Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) on October 12, 2012 in Los Angeles, California. Endeavour was flown cross-country atop NASA's Shuttle Carrier Aircraft from Kennedy Space Center in Florida to LAX on its last flight ever on September 21. From there, it was transported to the California Science Center in Exposition Park where it will be on permanent public display. Completed in 1991, Endeavour was built to replace the space shuttle Challenger which disintegrated during a catastrophic re-entry accident. This fifth and final space shuttle orbiter circled the earth 4,671 times and traveled nearly 123 million miles during its 25 missions from 1992 to 2011. (Photo by Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images)
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
LOS ANGELES, CA - OCTOBER 12: The space shuttle Endeavour is transported to the California Science Center in Exposition Park from Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) on October 12, 2012 in Los Angeles, California. Endeavour was flown cross-country atop NASA's Shuttle Carrier Aircraft from Kennedy Space Center in Florida to LAX on its last flight ever on September 21. From there, it was transported to the California Science Center in Exposition Park where it will be on permanent public display. Completed in 1991, Endeavour was built to replace the space shuttle Challenger which disintegrated during a catastrophic re-entry accident. This fifth and final space shuttle orbiter circled the earth 4,671 times and traveled nearly 123 million miles during its 25 missions from 1992 to 2011. (Photo by Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images)
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
LOS ANGELES, CA - OCTOBER 12: The space shuttle Endeavour is transported to the California Science Center in Exposition Park from Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) on October 12, 2012 in Los Angeles, California. Endeavour was flown cross-country atop NASA's Shuttle Carrier Aircraft from Kennedy Space Center in Florida to LAX on its last flight ever on September 21. From there, it was transported to the California Science Center in Exposition Park where it will be on permanent public display. Completed in 1991, Endeavour was built to replace the space shuttle Challenger which disintegrated during a catastrophic re-entry accident. This fifth and final space shuttle orbiter circled the earth 4,671 times and traveled nearly 123 million miles during its 25 missions from 1992 to 2011. (Photo by Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images)
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
LOS ANGELES, CA - OCTOBER 12: The space shuttle Endeavour approaches the intersection of La Tijera Boulevard and Manchester Avenue as it is transported to the California Science Center in Exposition Park from Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) on October 12, 2012 in Los Angeles, California. Endeavour was flown cross-country atop NASA's Shuttle Carrier Aircraft from Kennedy Space Center in Florida to LAX on its last flight ever on September 21. From there, it was transported to the California Science Center in Exposition Park where it will be on permanent public display. Completed in 1991, Endeavour was built to replace the space shuttle Challenger which disintegrated during a catastrophic re-entry accident. This fifth and final space shuttle orbiter circled the earth 4,671 times and traveled nearly 123 million miles during its 25 missions from 1992 to 2011. (Photo by David McNew/Getty Images)
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
LOS ANGELES, CA - OCTOBER 12: The space shuttle Endeavour passes a church at the intersection of La Tijera Boulevard and Manchester Avenue as it is transported to the California Science Center in Exposition Park from Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) on October 12, 2012 in Los Angeles, California. Endeavour was flown cross-country atop NASA's Shuttle Carrier Aircraft from Kennedy Space Center in Florida to LAX on its last flight ever on September 21. From there, it was transported to the California Science Center in Exposition Park where it will be on permanent public display. Completed in 1991, Endeavour was built to replace the space shuttle Challenger which disintegrated during a catastrophic re-entry accident. This fifth and final space shuttle orbiter circled the earth 4,671 times and traveled nearly 123 million miles during its 25 missions from 1992 to 2011. (Photo by David McNew/Getty Images)
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
LOS ANGELES, CA - OCTOBER 12: Spectators look on from a rooftop as the space shuttle Endeavour is transported to the California Science Center in Exposition Park from Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) on October 12, 2012 in Los Angeles, California. Endeavour was flown cross-country atop NASA's Shuttle Carrier Aircraft from Kennedy Space Center in Florida to LAX on its last flight ever on September 21. From there, it was transported to the California Science Center in Exposition Park where it will be on permanent public display. Completed in 1991, Endeavour was built to replace the space shuttle Challenger which disintegrated during a catastrophic re-entry accident. This fifth and final space shuttle orbiter circled the earth 4,671 times and traveled nearly 123 million miles during its 25 missions from 1992 to 2011. (Photo by David McNew/Getty Images)
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
LOS ANGELES, CA - OCTOBER 12: The space shuttle Endeavour is transported to the California Science Center in Exposition Park from Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) on October 12, 2012 in Los Angeles, California. Endeavour was flown cross-country atop NASA's Shuttle Carrier Aircraft from Kennedy Space Center in Florida to LAX on its last flight ever on September 21. From there, it was transported to the California Science Center in Exposition Park where it will be on permanent public display. Completed in 1991, Endeavour was built to replace the space shuttle Challenger which disintegrated during a catastrophic re-entry accident. This fifth and final space shuttle orbiter circled the earth 4,671 times and traveled nearly 123 million miles during its 25 missions from 1992 to 2011. (Photo by Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images)
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
LOS ANGELES, CA - OCTOBER 12: The space shuttle Endeavour is transported to the California Science Center in Exposition Park from Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) on October 12, 2012 in Los Angeles, California. Endeavour was flown cross-country atop NASA's Shuttle Carrier Aircraft from Kennedy Space Center in Florida to LAX on its last flight ever on September 21. From there, it was transported to the California Science Center in Exposition Park where it will be on permanent public display. Completed in 1991, Endeavour was built to replace the space shuttle Challenger which disintegrated during a catastrophic re-entry accident. This fifth and final space shuttle orbiter circled the earth 4,671 times and traveled nearly 123 million miles during its 25 missions from 1992 to 2011. (Photo by Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images)
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
LOS ANGELES, CA - OCTOBER 12: The space shuttle Endeavour is transported to the California Science Center in Exposition Park from Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) on October 12, 2012 in Los Angeles, California. Endeavour was flown cross-country atop NASA's Shuttle Carrier Aircraft from Kennedy Space Center in Florida to LAX on its last flight ever on September 21. From there, it was transported to the California Science Center in Exposition Park where it will be on permanent public display. Completed in 1991, Endeavour was built to replace the space shuttle Challenger which disintegrated during a catastrophic re-entry accident. This fifth and final space shuttle orbiter circled the earth 4,671 times and traveled nearly 123 million miles during its 25 missions from 1992 to 2011. (Photo by Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images)
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
LOS ANGELES, CA - OCTOBER 12: The space shuttle Endeavour is transported to the California Science Center in Exposition Park from Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) on October 12, 2012 in Los Angeles, California. Endeavour was flown cross-country atop NASA's Shuttle Carrier Aircraft from Kennedy Space Center in Florida to LAX on its last flight ever on September 21. From there, it was transported to the California Science Center in Exposition Park where it will be on permanent public display. Completed in 1991, Endeavour was built to replace the space shuttle Challenger which disintegrated during a catastrophic re-entry accident. This fifth and final space shuttle orbiter circled the earth 4,671 times and traveled nearly 123 million miles during its 25 missions from 1992 to 2011. (Photo by Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images)
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
LOS ANGELES, CA - OCTOBER 12: The space shuttle Endeavour is transported to the California Science Center in Exposition Park from Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) on October 12, 2012 in Los Angeles, California. Endeavour was flown cross-country atop NASA's Shuttle Carrier Aircraft from Kennedy Space Center in Florida to LAX on its last flight ever on September 21. From there, it was transported to the California Science Center in Exposition Park where it will be on permanent public display. Completed in 1991, Endeavour was built to replace the space shuttle Challenger which disintegrated during a catastrophic re-entry accident. This fifth and final space shuttle orbiter circled the earth 4,671 times and traveled nearly 123 million miles during its 25 missions from 1992 to 2011. (Photo by David McNew/Getty Images)
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
LOS ANGELES, CA - OCTOBER 12: The space shuttle Endeavour is transported to the California Science Center in Exposition Park from Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) on October 12, 2012 in Los Angeles, California. Endeavour was flown cross-country atop NASA's Shuttle Carrier Aircraft from Kennedy Space Center in Florida to LAX on its last flight ever on September 21. From there, it was transported to the California Science Center in Exposition Park where it will be on permanent public display. Completed in 1991, Endeavour was built to replace the space shuttle Challenger which disintegrated during a catastrophic re-entry accident. This fifth and final space shuttle orbiter circled the earth 4,671 times and traveled nearly 123 million miles during its 25 missions from 1992 to 2011. (Photo by David McNew/Getty Images)
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
LOS ANGELES, CA - OCTOBER 12: The space shuttle Endeavour is transported to the California Science Center in Exposition Park from Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) on October 12, 2012 in Los Angeles, California. Endeavour was flown cross-country atop NASA's Shuttle Carrier Aircraft from Kennedy Space Center in Florida to LAX on its last flight ever on September 21. From there, it was transported to the California Science Center in Exposition Park where it will be on permanent public display. Completed in 1991, Endeavour was built to replace the space shuttle Challenger which disintegrated during a catastrophic re-entry accident. This fifth and final space shuttle orbiter circled the earth 4,671 times and traveled nearly 123 million miles during its 25 missions from 1992 to 2011. (Photo by Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images)
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
LOS ANGELES, CA - OCTOBER 12: The space shuttle Endeavour is transported to the California Science Center in Exposition Park from Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) on October 12, 2012 in Los Angeles, California. Endeavour was flown cross-country atop NASA's Shuttle Carrier Aircraft from Kennedy Space Center in Florida to LAX on its last flight ever on September 21. From there, it was transported to the California Science Center in Exposition Park where it will be on permanent public display. Completed in 1991, Endeavour was built to replace the space shuttle Challenger which disintegrated during a catastrophic re-entry accident. This fifth and final space shuttle orbiter circled the earth 4,671 times and traveled nearly 123 million miles during its 25 missions from 1992 to 2011. (Photo by Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images)
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
LOS ANGELES, CA - OCTOBER 12: The space shuttle Endeavour is transported to the California Science Center in Exposition Park from Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) on October 12, 2012 in Los Angeles, California. Endeavour was flown cross-country atop NASA's Shuttle Carrier Aircraft from Kennedy Space Center in Florida to LAX on its last flight ever on September 21. From there, it was transported to the California Science Center in Exposition Park where it will be on permanent public display. Completed in 1991, Endeavour was built to replace the space shuttle Challenger which disintegrated during a catastrophic re-entry accident. This fifth and final space shuttle orbiter circled the earth 4,671 times and traveled nearly 123 million miles during its 25 missions from 1992 to 2011. (Photo by Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images)
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
LOS ANGELES, CA - OCTOBER 12: The space shuttle Endeavour is transported to the California Science Center in Exposition Park from Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) on October 12, 2012 in Los Angeles, California. Endeavour was flown cross-country atop NASA's Shuttle Carrier Aircraft from Kennedy Space Center in Florida to LAX on its last flight ever on September 21. From there, it was transported to the California Science Center in Exposition Park where it will be on permanent public display. Completed in 1991, Endeavour was built to replace the space shuttle Challenger which disintegrated during a catastrophic re-entry accident. This fifth and final space shuttle orbiter circled the earth 4,671 times and traveled nearly 123 million miles during its 25 missions from 1992 to 2011. (Photo by Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images)
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
BALDWIN HILLS, CA - OCTOBER 13: The Space Shuttle Endeavour stops outside the Baldwin Hill Crenshaw Mall on October 13, 2012 in Baldwin Hills, California. Endeavour is on its last mission - a 12-mile creep through city streets, past an eclectic mix of strip malls, mom-and-pop shops, tidy lawns and faded apartment buildings. Its final destination is the California Science Center in South Los Angeles where it will be put on display. NASA's Space Shuttle Program ended in 2011 after 30 years and 135 missions. (Photo by Michael Nelson-Pool/Getty Images)
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
INGLEWOOD, CA - OCTOBER 13: Los Angeles Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa speaks to reporters near the Space Shuttle Endeavour on Crenshaw Blvd. enroute to the California Science Center during its final journey on October 13, 2012 in Inglewood, California. Endeavour is on its last mission - a 12-mile creep through city streets, past an eclectic mix of strip malls, mom-and-pop shops, tidy lawns and faded apartment buildings. Its final destination is the California Science Center in South Los Angeles where it will be put on display. NASA's Space Shuttle Program ended in 2011 after 30 years and 135 missions. (Photo by Jeff Gritchen-Pool/Getty Images)
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
INGLEWOOD, CA - OCTOBER 13: Space Shuttle Endeavour on Crenshaw Blvd. enroute to the California Science Center during its final journey on October 13, 2012 in Inglewood, California. Endeavour is on its last mission - a 12-mile creep through city streets, past an eclectic mix of strip malls, mom-and-pop shops, tidy lawns and faded apartment buildings. Its final destination is the California Science Center in South Los Angeles where it will be put on display. NASA's Space Shuttle Program ended in 2011 after 30 years and 135 missions. (Photo by Jeff Gritchen-Pool/Getty Images)
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
INGLEWOOD, CA - OCTOBER 13: A man climbs a pole to take a picture of Space Shuttle Endeavour on Crenshaw Blvd. enroute to the California Science Center during its final journey on October 13, 2012 in Inglewood, California. Endeavour is on its last mission - a 12-mile creep through city streets, past an eclectic mix of strip malls, mom-and-pop shops, tidy lawns and faded apartment buildings. Its final destination is the California Science Center in South Los Angeles where it will be put on display. NASA's Space Shuttle Program ended in 2011 after 30 years and 135 missions. (Photo by Jeff Gritchen-Pool/Getty Images)
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
INGLEWOOD, CA - OCTOBER 13: Children watch as the Space Shuttle Endeavour passes on Crenshaw Blvd. enroute to the California Science Center during its final journey on October 13, 2012 in Inglewood, California. Endeavour is on its last mission - a 12-mile creep through city streets, past an eclectic mix of strip malls, mom-and-pop shops, tidy lawns and faded apartment buildings. Its final destination is the California Science Center in South Los Angeles where it will be put on display. NASA's Space Shuttle Program ended in 2011 after 30 years and 135 missions. (Photo by Jeff Gritchen-Pool/Getty Images)
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
INGLEWOOD, CA - OCTOBER 13: Los Angeles Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa greets astronauts near the Space Shuttle Endeavour on Crenshaw Blvd. enroute to the California Science Center during its final journey on October 13, 2012 in Inglewood, California. Endeavour is on its last mission - a 12-mile creep through city streets, past an eclectic mix of strip malls, mom-and-pop shops, tidy lawns and faded apartment buildings. Its final destination is the California Science Center in South Los Angeles where it will be put on display. NASA's Space Shuttle Program ended in 2011 after 30 years and 135 missions. (Photo by Jeff Gritchen-Pool/Getty Images)
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
INGLEWOOD, CA - OCTOBER 13: The Space Shuttle Endeavour is moved to the California Science Center on October 13, 2012 in Inglewood, California. The space shuttle Endeavour is on 12-mile journey from Los Angeles International Airport to the California Science Center to go on permanent public display. (Photo by Lucy Nicholson-Pool/Getty Images)
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
INGLEWOOD, CA - OCTOBER 13: The Space Shuttle Endeavour is moved to the California Science Center on October 13, 2012 in Inglewood, California. The space shuttle Endeavour is on 12-mile journey from Los Angeles International Airport to the California Science Center to go on permanent public display. (Photo by Lucy Nicholson-Pool/Getty Images)
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
INGLEWOOD, CA - OCTOBER 13: The Space Shuttle Endeavour is moved to the California Science Center on October 13, 2012 in Inglewood, California. The space shuttle Endeavour is on 12-mile journey from Los Angeles International Airport to the California Science Center to go on permanent public display. (Photo by Lucy Nicholson-Pool/Getty Images)
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
INGLEWOOD, CA - OCTOBER 13: Crowds watch Space Shuttle Endeavour's on Crenshaw Blvd. enroute to the California Science Center during its final journey on October 13, 2012 in Inglewood, California. Endeavour is on its last mission - a 12-mile creep through city streets, past an eclectic mix of strip malls, mom-and-pop shops, tidy lawns and faded apartment buildings. Its final destination is the California Science Center in South Los Angeles where it will be put on display. NASA's Space Shuttle Program ended in 2011 after 30 years and 135 missions. (Photo by Jeff Gritchen-Pool/Getty Images)
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
INGLEWOOD, CA - OCTOBER 13: A man sells t-shirts as the Space Shuttle Endeavour is moved to the California Science Center on October 13, 2012 in Inglewood, California. The space shuttle Endeavour is on 12-mile journey from Los Angeles International Airport to the California Science Center to go on permanent public display. (Photo by Lucy Nicholson-Pool/Getty Images)
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
INGLEWOOD, CA - OCTOBER 13: A woman displays a souvenir badge as the Space Shuttle Endeavour is moved to the California Science Center on October 13, 2012 in Inglewood, California. The space shuttle Endeavour is on 12-mile journey from Los Angeles International Airport to the California Science Center to go on permanent public display. (Photo by Lucy Nicholson-Pool/Getty Images)
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
INGLEWOOD, CA - OCTOBER 13: The Space Shuttle Endeavour passes a downed road sign as it is moved to the California Science Center on October 13, 2012 in Inglewood, California. The space shuttle Endeavour is on 12-mile journey from Los Angeles International Airport to the California Science Center to go on permanent public display. (Photo by Lucy Nicholson-Pool/Getty Images)
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
INGLEWOOD, CA - OCTOBER 13: Kevin Alcaraz, 8, waves a flag as the Space Shuttle Endeavour is moved to the California Science Center on October 13, 2012 in Inglewood, California. The space shuttle Endeavour is on 12-mile journey from Los Angeles International Airport to the California Science Center to go on permanent public display. (Photo by Lucy Nicholson-Pool/Getty Images)
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
INGLEWOOD, CA - OCTOBER 13: The Space Shuttle Endeavour is moved to the California Science Center on October 13, 2012 in Inglewood, California. The space shuttle Endeavour is on 12-mile journey from Los Angeles International Airport to the California Science Center to go on permanent public display. (Photo by Lucy Nicholson-Pool/Getty Images)
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
INGLEWOOD, CA - OCTOBER 13: A convoy of support vehicles follows the space shuttle Endeavour as it is transported from Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) to the California Science Center in Exposition Park where it will be on permanent public display on October 13, 2012 in Inglewood, California. Endeavour was flown cross-country atop NASA's Shuttle Carrier Aircraft from Kennedy Space Center in Florida to LAX on its last flight ever on September 21. Completed in 1991, Endeavour was built to replace the space shuttle Challenger which disintegrated during a catastrophic re-entry accident. This fifth and final space shuttle orbiter circled the earth 4,671 times and traveled nearly 123 million miles during its 25 missions from 1992 to 2011. (Photo by David McNew/Getty Images)
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
INGLEWOOD, CA - OCTOBER 13: A man videotapes the space shuttle Endeavour as it is transported from Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) to the California Science Center in Exposition Park where it will be on permanent public display on October 13, 2012 in Inglewood, California. Endeavour was flown cross-country atop NASA's Shuttle Carrier Aircraft from Kennedy Space Center in Florida to LAX on its last flight ever on September 21. Completed in 1991, Endeavour was built to replace the space shuttle Challenger which disintegrated during a catastrophic re-entry accident. This fifth and final space shuttle orbiter circled the earth 4,671 times and traveled nearly 123 million miles during its 25 missions from 1992 to 2011. (Photo by David McNew/Getty Images)
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
INGLEWOOD, CA - OCTOBER 13: The space shuttle Endeavour pauses for a ceremony as it is transported from Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) to the California Science Center in Exposition Park where it will be on permanent public display on October 13, 2012 in Inglewood, California. Endeavour was flown cross-country atop NASA's Shuttle Carrier Aircraft from Kennedy Space Center in Florida to LAX on its last flight ever on September 21. Completed in 1991, Endeavour was built to replace the space shuttle Challenger which disintegrated during a catastrophic re-entry accident. This fifth and final space shuttle orbiter circled the earth 4,671 times and traveled nearly 123 million miles during its 25 missions from 1992 to 2011. (Photo by David McNew/Getty Images)
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
INGLEWOOD, CA - OCTOBER 13: People watch the space shuttle Endeavour pass by as it is transported from Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) to the California Science Center in Exposition Park where it will be on permanent public display on October 13, 2012 in Inglewood, California. Endeavour was flown cross-country atop NASA's Shuttle Carrier Aircraft from Kennedy Space Center in Florida to LAX on its last flight ever on September 21. Completed in 1991, Endeavour was built to replace the space shuttle Challenger which disintegrated during a catastrophic re-entry accident. This fifth and final space shuttle orbiter circled the earth 4,671 times and traveled nearly 123 million miles during its 25 missions from 1992 to 2011. (Photo by David McNew/Getty Images)
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
LOS ANGELES, CA - OCTOBER 12: The space shuttle Endeavour leaves Los Angeles International Airport onto the streets of the Westchester neighborhood in the early hours of October 12, 2012 in Los Angeles, California. The space shuttle will make a two-day trek across Los Angeles and Inglewood to the California Science Center, where it will be on permanent display. (Photo by Lawrence K. Ho-Pool/Getty Images)
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
LOS ANGELES, CA - OCTOBER 11: The space shuttle Endeavour is moved out of the United hangar at Los Angeles International Airport just before midnight October 11, 2012 in Los Angeles, California. The space shuttle will make a two-day trek across Los Angeles and Inglewood to the California Science Center, where it will be on permanent display. (Photo by Bryan Chan-Pool/Getty Images)
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
LOS ANGELES, CA - OCTOBER 12: The space shuttle Endeavour leaves Los Angeles International Airport crossing Sepulveda Blvd in the Westchester neighborhood in the early hours of October 12, 2012 in Los Angeles, California. The space shuttle will make a two-day trek across Los Angeles and Inglewood to the California Science Center, where it will be on permanent display. (Photo by Lawrence K. Ho-Pool/Getty Images)
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
LOS ANGELES, CA - OCTOBER 12: A parking sign with restrictions is posted in a mall parking lot as the space shuttle Endeavour waits to start its 12-mile 2 day road trip throught the streets of Los Angeles County on October 12, 2012 in Los Angeles, California. The space shuttle Endeavour is making the journey from Los Angeles International Airport to the California Science Center to go on permanent public display. Endeavour was transported cross-country atop NASA's Shuttle Carrier Aircraft from Kennedy Space Center in Florida to LAX during its last flight ever on September 21. (Photo by Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images)
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
LOS ANGELES, CA - OCTOBER 12: Spectators take pictures of the space shuttle Endeavour parked in a mall parking lot on October 12, 2012 in Los Angeles, California. The space shuttle Endeavour is making the journey from Los Angeles International Airport to the California Science Center to go on permanent public display. Endeavour was transported cross-country atop NASA's Shuttle Carrier Aircraft from Kennedy Space Center in Florida to LAX during its last flight ever on September 21. (Photo by Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images)
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
LOS ANGELES, CA - OCTOBER 12: The space shuttle Endeavour is parked in a mall parking lot on October 12, 2012 in Los Angeles, California. The space shuttle Endeavour is making the journey from Los Angeles International Airport to the California Science Center to go on permanent public display. Endeavour was transported cross-country atop NASA's Shuttle Carrier Aircraft from Kennedy Space Center in Florida to LAX during its last flight ever on September 21. (Photo by Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images)
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
LOS ANGELES, CA - OCTOBER 12: Spectators take pictures of the space shuttle Endeavour parked in a mall parking lot on October 12, 2012 in Los Angeles, California. The space shuttle Endeavour is making the journey from Los Angeles International Airport to the California Science Center to go on permanent public display. Endeavour was transported cross-country atop NASA's Shuttle Carrier Aircraft from Kennedy Space Center in Florida to LAX during its last flight ever on September 21. (Photo by Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images)
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
LOS ANGELES, CA - OCTOBER 12: Spectators take pictures of the space shuttle Endeavour parked in a mall parking lot on October 12, 2012 in Los Angeles, California. The space shuttle Endeavour is making the journey from Los Angeles International Airport to the California Science Center to go on permanent public display. Endeavour was transported cross-country atop NASA's Shuttle Carrier Aircraft from Kennedy Space Center in Florida to LAX during its last flight ever on September 21. (Photo by Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images)
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
LOS ANGELES, CA - OCTOBER 12: Spectators take pictures of the space shuttle Endeavour parked in a mall parking lot on October 12, 2012 in Los Angeles, California. The space shuttle Endeavour is making the journey from Los Angeles International Airport to the California Science Center to go on permanent public display. Endeavour was transported cross-country atop NASA's Shuttle Carrier Aircraft from Kennedy Space Center in Florida to LAX during its last flight ever on September 21. (Photo by Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images)
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
LOS ANGELES, CA - OCTOBER 12: The space shuttle Endeavour leaves Los Angeles International Airport onto the streets of the Westchester neighborhood in the early hours of October 12, 2012 in Los Angeles, California. The space shuttle will make a two-day trek across Los Angeles and Inglewood to the California Science Center, where it will be on permanent display. (Photo by Lawrence K. Ho-Pool/Getty Images)
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
LOS ANGELES, CA - OCTOBER 12: A welcome home sign is displayed on the turn as the space shuttle Endeavour leaves Los Angeles International Airport in the early hours of October 12, 2012 in Los Angeles, California. The space shuttle will make a two-day trek across Los Angeles and Inglewood to the California Science Center, where it will be on permanent display. (Photo by Lawrence K. Ho-Pool/Getty Images)
Space Shuttle Endeavour Is transported To California Science Center
Space Shuttle Endeavour Is transported To California Science Center
LOS ANGELES, CA - OCTOBER 12: Crowds gather to get a glimpse of the Space Shuttle Endeavour along Manchester Blvd., as it is transported to California Science Center on October 12, 2012 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Stephen Carr-Pool/Getty Images)
Space Shuttle Endeavour Is transported To California Science Center
Space Shuttle Endeavour Is transported To California Science Center
LOS ANGELES, CA - OCTOBER 12: Crowds gather to get a glimpse of the Space Shuttle Endeavour at the corner of La Tijera Blvd. and Manchester Blvd., as it is transported to California Science Center on October 12, 2012 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Stephen Carr-Pool/Getty Images)
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
LOS ANGELES, CA - OCTOBER 12: People gather as the space shuttle Endeavour is transported to the California Science Center in Exposition Park from Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) on October 12, 2012 in Los Angeles, California. Endeavour was flown cross-country atop NASA's Shuttle Carrier Aircraft from Kennedy Space Center in Florida to LAX on its last flight ever on September 21. From there, it was transported to the California Science Center in Exposition Park where it will be on permanent public display. Completed in 1991, Endeavour was built to replace the space shuttle Challenger which disintegrated during a catastrophic re-entry accident. This fifth and final space shuttle orbiter circled the earth 4,671 times and traveled nearly 123 million miles during its 25 missions from 1992 to 2011. (Photo by David McNew/Getty Images)
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
LOS ANGELES, CA - OCTOBER 12: People gather as the space shuttle Endeavour is transported to the California Science Center in Exposition Park from Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) on October 12, 2012 in Los Angeles, California. Endeavour was flown cross-country atop NASA's Shuttle Carrier Aircraft from Kennedy Space Center in Florida to LAX on its last flight ever on September 21. From there, it was transported to the California Science Center in Exposition Park where it will be on permanent public display. Completed in 1991, Endeavour was built to replace the space shuttle Challenger which disintegrated during a catastrophic re-entry accident. This fifth and final space shuttle orbiter circled the earth 4,671 times and traveled nearly 123 million miles during its 25 missions from 1992 to 2011. (Photo by David McNew/Getty Images)
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
LOS ANGELES, CA - OCTOBER 12: A boy gets a view as the space shuttle Endeavour is transported to the California Science Center in Exposition Park from Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) on October 12, 2012 in Los Angeles, California. Endeavour was flown cross-country atop NASA's Shuttle Carrier Aircraft from Kennedy Space Center in Florida to LAX on its last flight ever on September 21. From there, it was transported to the California Science Center in Exposition Park where it will be on permanent public display. Completed in 1991, Endeavour was built to replace the space shuttle Challenger which disintegrated during a catastrophic re-entry accident. This fifth and final space shuttle orbiter circled the earth 4,671 times and traveled nearly 123 million miles during its 25 missions from 1992 to 2011. (Photo by David McNew/Getty Images)
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
LOS ANGELES, CA - OCTOBER 12: People gather near a shuttle crossing sign and a freeway sign that was taken down to make room as the space shuttle Endeavour is transported to the California Science Center in Exposition Park from Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) on October 12, 2012 in Los Angeles, California. Endeavour was flown cross-country atop NASA's Shuttle Carrier Aircraft from Kennedy Space Center in Florida to LAX on its last flight ever on September 21. From there, it was transported to the California Science Center in Exposition Park where it will be on permanent public display. Completed in 1991, Endeavour was built to replace the space shuttle Challenger which disintegrated during a catastrophic re-entry accident. This fifth and final space shuttle orbiter circled the earth 4,671 times and traveled nearly 123 million miles during its 25 missions from 1992 to 2011. (Photo by David McNew/Getty Images)
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
LOS ANGELES, CA - OCTOBER 12: The space shuttle Endeavour is transported to the California Science Center in Exposition Park from Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) on October 12, 2012 in Los Angeles, California. Endeavour was flown cross-country atop NASA's Shuttle Carrier Aircraft from Kennedy Space Center in Florida to LAX on its last flight ever on September 21. From there, it was transported to the California Science Center in Exposition Park where it will be on permanent public display. Completed in 1991, Endeavour was built to replace the space shuttle Challenger which disintegrated during a catastrophic re-entry accident. This fifth and final space shuttle orbiter circled the earth 4,671 times and traveled nearly 123 million miles during its 25 missions from 1992 to 2011. (Photo by Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images)
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
LOS ANGELES, CA - OCTOBER 12: The space shuttle Endeavour is transported to the California Science Center in Exposition Park from Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) on October 12, 2012 in Los Angeles, California. Endeavour was flown cross-country atop NASA's Shuttle Carrier Aircraft from Kennedy Space Center in Florida to LAX on its last flight ever on September 21. From there, it was transported to the California Science Center in Exposition Park where it will be on permanent public display. Completed in 1991, Endeavour was built to replace the space shuttle Challenger which disintegrated during a catastrophic re-entry accident. This fifth and final space shuttle orbiter circled the earth 4,671 times and traveled nearly 123 million miles during its 25 missions from 1992 to 2011. (Photo by Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images)
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
LOS ANGELES, CA - OCTOBER 12: The space shuttle Endeavour is transported to the California Science Center in Exposition Park from Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) on October 12, 2012 in Los Angeles, California. Endeavour was flown cross-country atop NASA's Shuttle Carrier Aircraft from Kennedy Space Center in Florida to LAX on its last flight ever on September 21. From there, it was transported to the California Science Center in Exposition Park where it will be on permanent public display. Completed in 1991, Endeavour was built to replace the space shuttle Challenger which disintegrated during a catastrophic re-entry accident. This fifth and final space shuttle orbiter circled the earth 4,671 times and traveled nearly 123 million miles during its 25 missions from 1992 to 2011. (Photo by Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images)
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
LOS ANGELES, CA - OCTOBER 12: The space shuttle Endeavour is transported to the California Science Center in Exposition Park from Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) on October 12, 2012 in Los Angeles, California. Endeavour was flown cross-country atop NASA's Shuttle Carrier Aircraft from Kennedy Space Center in Florida to LAX on its last flight ever on September 21. From there, it was transported to the California Science Center in Exposition Park where it will be on permanent public display. Completed in 1991, Endeavour was built to replace the space shuttle Challenger which disintegrated during a catastrophic re-entry accident. This fifth and final space shuttle orbiter circled the earth 4,671 times and traveled nearly 123 million miles during its 25 missions from 1992 to 2011. (Photo by Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images)
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
LOS ANGELES, CA - OCTOBER 12: The space shuttle Endeavour is transported to the California Science Center in Exposition Park from Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) on October 12, 2012 in Los Angeles, California. Endeavour was flown cross-country atop NASA's Shuttle Carrier Aircraft from Kennedy Space Center in Florida to LAX on its last flight ever on September 21. From there, it was transported to the California Science Center in Exposition Park where it will be on permanent public display. Completed in 1991, Endeavour was built to replace the space shuttle Challenger which disintegrated during a catastrophic re-entry accident. This fifth and final space shuttle orbiter circled the earth 4,671 times and traveled nearly 123 million miles during its 25 missions from 1992 to 2011. (Photo by Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images)
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
LOS ANGELES, CA - OCTOBER 12: The space shuttle Endeavour is transported to the California Science Center in Exposition Park from Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) on October 12, 2012 in Los Angeles, California. Endeavour was flown cross-country atop NASA's Shuttle Carrier Aircraft from Kennedy Space Center in Florida to LAX on its last flight ever on September 21. From there, it was transported to the California Science Center in Exposition Park where it will be on permanent public display. Completed in 1991, Endeavour was built to replace the space shuttle Challenger which disintegrated during a catastrophic re-entry accident. This fifth and final space shuttle orbiter circled the earth 4,671 times and traveled nearly 123 million miles during its 25 missions from 1992 to 2011. (Photo by Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images)
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
LOS ANGELES, CA - OCTOBER 12: The space shuttle Endeavour is transported to the California Science Center in Exposition Park from Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) on October 12, 2012 in Los Angeles, California. Endeavour was flown cross-country atop NASA's Shuttle Carrier Aircraft from Kennedy Space Center in Florida to LAX on its last flight ever on September 21. From there, it was transported to the California Science Center in Exposition Park where it will be on permanent public display. Completed in 1991, Endeavour was built to replace the space shuttle Challenger which disintegrated during a catastrophic re-entry accident. This fifth and final space shuttle orbiter circled the earth 4,671 times and traveled nearly 123 million miles during its 25 missions from 1992 to 2011. (Photo by Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images)
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
LOS ANGELES, CA - OCTOBER 12: The space shuttle Endeavour is transported to the California Science Center in Exposition Park from Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) on October 12, 2012 in Los Angeles, California. Endeavour was flown cross-country atop NASA's Shuttle Carrier Aircraft from Kennedy Space Center in Florida to LAX on its last flight ever on September 21. From there, it was transported to the California Science Center in Exposition Park where it will be on permanent public display. Completed in 1991, Endeavour was built to replace the space shuttle Challenger which disintegrated during a catastrophic re-entry accident. This fifth and final space shuttle orbiter circled the earth 4,671 times and traveled nearly 123 million miles during its 25 missions from 1992 to 2011. (Photo by Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images)
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
LOS ANGELES, CA - OCTOBER 12: The Space Shuttle Endeavour is slowly moved along a city street on October 12, 2012 in Los Angeles, California. Endeavour is on its last mission - a 12-mile creep through city streets, past an eclectic mix of strip malls, mom-and-pop shops, tidy lawns and faded apartment buildings. Its final destination is the California Science Center in South Los Angeles where it will be put on display. (Photo by Joe Klamar - Pool/Getty Images)
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
LOS ANGELES, CA - OCTOBER 12: The Space Shuttle Endeavour is slowly moved along a city street on October 12, 2012 in Los Angeles, California. Endeavour is on its last mission - a 12-mile creep through city streets, past an eclectic mix of strip malls, mom-and-pop shops, tidy lawns and faded apartment buildings. Its final destination is the California Science Center in South Los Angeles where it will be put on display. (Photo by Joe Klamar - Pool/Getty Images)
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
LOS ANGELES, CA - OCTOBER 12: The Space Shuttle Endeavour is slowly moved along a city street on October 12, 2012 in Los Angeles, California. Endeavour is on its last mission - a 12-mile creep through city streets, past an eclectic mix of strip malls, mom-and-pop shops, tidy lawns and faded apartment buildings. Its final destination is the California Science Center in South Los Angeles where it will be put on display. (Photo by Joe Klamar - Pool/Getty Images)
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
LOS ANGELES, CA - OCTOBER 12: The Space Shuttle Endeavour is slowly moved along a city street on October 12, 2012 in Los Angeles, California. Endeavour is on its last mission - a 12-mile creep through city streets, past an eclectic mix of strip malls, mom-and-pop shops, tidy lawns and faded apartment buildings. Its final destination is the California Science Center in South Los Angeles where it will be put on display. (Photo by Joe Klamar - Pool/Getty Images)
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
LOS ANGELES, CA - OCTOBER 12: The Space Shuttle Endeavour is slowly moved along a city street October 12, 2012 in Los Angeles, California. Endeavour is on its last mission - a 12-mile creep through city streets, past an eclectic mix of strip malls, mom-and-pop shops, tidy lawns and faded apartment buildings. Its final destination is the California Science Center in South Los Angeles where it will be put on display. (Photo by Mark J. Terrill-Pool/Getty Images)
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
LOS ANGELES, CA - OCTOBER 12: The Space Shuttle Endeavour sits in front of Randy's Donuts after being slowly moved along a city street October 12, 2012 in Los Angeles, California. Endeavour is on its last mission - a 12-mile creep through city streets, past an eclectic mix of strip malls, mom-and-pop shops, tidy lawns and faded apartment buildings. Its final destination is the California Science Center in South Los Angeles where it will be put on display. (Photo by Mark J. Terrill-Pool/Getty Images)
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
LOS ANGELES, CA - OCTOBER 12: A crowd watches the Space Shuttle Endeavour as it is slowly moved along a city street October 12, 2012 in Los Angeles, California. Endeavour is on its last mission - a 12-mile creep through city streets, past an eclectic mix of strip malls, mom-and-pop shops, tidy lawns and faded apartment buildings. Its final destination is the California Science Center in South Los Angeles where it will be put on display. (Photo by Mark J. Terrill-Pool/Getty Images)
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
LOS ANGELES, CA - OCTOBER 12: A crowd watches the Space Shuttle Endeavour as it is slowly moved along a city street October 12, 2012 in Los Angeles, California. Endeavour is on its last mission - a 12-mile creep through city streets, past an eclectic mix of strip malls, mom-and-pop shops, tidy lawns and faded apartment buildings. Its final destination is the California Science Center in South Los Angeles where it will be put on display. (Photo by Mark J. Terrill-Pool/Getty Images)
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
LOS ANGELES, CA - OCTOBER 12: The Space Shuttle Endeavour is slowly moved along a city street October 12, 2012 in Los Angeles, California. Endeavour is on its last mission - a 12-mile creep through city streets, past an eclectic mix of strip malls, mom-and-pop shops, tidy lawns and faded apartment buildings. Its final destination is the California Science Center in South Los Angeles where it will be put on display. (Photo by Mark J. Terrill-Pool/Getty Images)
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
LOS ANGELES, CA - OCTOBER 12: A crowd watches the Space Shuttle Endeavour as it is slowly moved along a city street October 12, 2012 in Los Angeles, California. Endeavour is on its last mission - a 12-mile creep through city streets, past an eclectic mix of strip malls, mom-and-pop shops, tidy lawns and faded apartment buildings. Its final destination is the California Science Center in South Los Angeles where it will be put on display. (Photo by Mark J. Terrill-Pool/Getty Images)
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
People take pictures of the Space Shuttle Endeavour is slowly moved along city streets, Friday, Oct.12, 2012, in Los Angeles. The shuttle is on its last mission Ñ a 12-mile creep through city streets. It will move past an eclectic mix of strip malls, mom-and-pop shops, tidy lawns and faded apartment buildings. Its final destination: California Science Center in South Los Angeles where it will be put on display. (AP Photo/Mark J. Terrill, Pool) LOS ANGELES, CA - OCTOBER 12: A crowd watches the Space Shuttle Endeavour as it is slowly moved along a city street October 12, 2012 in Los Angeles, California. Endeavour is on its last mission - a 12-mile creep through city streets, past an eclectic mix of strip malls, mom-and-pop shops, tidy lawns and faded apartment buildings. Its final destination is the California Science Center in South Los Angeles where it will be put on display. (Photo by Mark J. Terrill-Pool/Getty Images)
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
LOS ANGELES, CA - OCTOBER 12: A crowd watches the Space Shuttle Endeavour as it is slowly moved along a city street October 12, 2012 in Los Angeles, California. Endeavour is on its last mission - a 12-mile creep through city streets, past an eclectic mix of strip malls, mom-and-pop shops, tidy lawns and faded apartment buildings. Its final destination is the California Science Center in South Los Angeles where it will be put on display. (Photo by Mark J. Terrill-Pool/Getty Images)
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
LOS ANGELES, CA - OCTOBER 12: The Space Shuttle Endeavour is slowly moved along a city street October 12, 2012 in Los Angeles, California. Endeavour is on its last mission - a 12-mile creep through city streets, past an eclectic mix of strip malls, mom-and-pop shops, tidy lawns and faded apartment buildings. Its final destination is the California Science Center in South Los Angeles where it will be put on display. (Photo by Mark J. Terrill-Pool/Getty Images)
Space Shuttle Endeavour Is transported To California Science Center
Space Shuttle Endeavour Is transported To California Science Center
LOS ANGELES, CA - OCTOBER 12: Crowds gather to get a glimpse of the Space Shuttle Endeavour along Manchester Blvd., as it is transported to California Science Center on October 12, 2012 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Stephen Carr-Pool/Getty Images)
Space Shuttle Endeavour Is transported To California Science Center
Space Shuttle Endeavour Is transported To California Science Center
LOS ANGELES, CA - OCTOBER 12: Crowds gather to get a glimpse of the Space Shuttle Endeavour along Manchester Blvd., as it is transported to California Science Center on October 12, 2012 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Stephen Carr-Pool/Getty Images)
Space Shuttle Endeavour Is transported To California Science Center
Space Shuttle Endeavour Is transported To California Science Center
LOS ANGELES, CA - OCTOBER 12: Crowds gather to get a glimpse of the Space Shuttle Endeavour at the corner of La Tijera Blvd. and Manchester Blvd., as it is transported to California Science Center on October 12, 2012 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Stephen Carr-Pool/Getty Images)
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
LOS ANGELES, CA - OCTOBER 12: The Space Shuttle Endeavour is moved slowly along a city street October 12, 2012, in Los Angeles, California. The shuttle is on its last mission - a 12-mile creep through city streets, past an eclectic mix of strip malls, mom-and-pop shops, tidy lawns and faded apartment buildings. Its final destination is the California Science Center in South Los Angeles where it will be put on display. (Photo by Mark J. Terrill-Pool/Getty Images)
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
LOS ANGELES, CA - OCTOBER 12: The Space Shuttle Endeavour is moved slowly along a city street October 12, 2012, in Los Angeles, California. The shuttle is on its last mission - a 12-mile creep through city streets, past an eclectic mix of strip malls, mom-and-pop shops, tidy lawns and faded apartment buildings. Its final destination is the California Science Center in South Los Angeles where it will be put on display. (Photo by Mark J. Terrill-Pool/Getty Images)
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
LOS ANGELES, CA - OCTOBER 12: The Space Shuttle Endeavour is moved slowly along a city street October 12, 2012, in Los Angeles, California. The shuttle is on its last mission - a 12-mile creep through city streets, past an eclectic mix of strip malls, mom-and-pop shops, tidy lawns and faded apartment buildings. Its final destination is the California Science Center in South Los Angeles where it will be put on display. (Photo by Mark J. Terrill-Pool/Getty Images)
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
LOS ANGELES, CA - OCTOBER 12: A crowd gathers as the Space Shuttle Endeavour is moved slowly along a city street October 12, 2012, in Los Angeles, California. Endeavor is on its last mission - a 12-mile creep through city streets, past an eclectic mix of strip malls, mom-and-pop shops, tidy lawns and faded apartment buildings. Its final destination is the California Science Center in South Los Angeles where it will be put on display. (Photo by Mark J. Terrill-Pool/Getty Images)
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
LOS ANGELES, CA - OCTOBER 12: The Space Shuttle Endeavour is moved slowly along a city street October 12, 2012, in Los Angeles, California. The shuttle is on its last mission - a 12-mile creep through city streets, past an eclectic mix of strip malls, mom-and-pop shops, tidy lawns and faded apartment buildings. Its final destination is the California Science Center in South Los Angeles where it will be put on display. (Photo by Mark J. Terrill-Pool/Getty Images)
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
LOS ANGELES, CA - OCTOBER 12: Members of the public photograph the space shuttle Endeavour from a business balcony during a break in its movement as it is transported from Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) to the California Science Center in Exposition Park where it will be on permanent public display on October 12, 2012 in Los Angeles, California. Endeavour was flown cross-country atop NASA's Shuttle Carrier Aircraft from Kennedy Space Center in Florida to LAX on its last flight ever on September 21. Completed in 1991, Endeavour was built to replace the space shuttle Challenger which disintegrated during a catastrophic re-entry accident. This fifth and final space shuttle orbiter circled the earth 4,671 times and traveled nearly 123 million miles during its 25 missions from 1992 to 2011. (Photo by David McNew/Getty Images)
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
LOS ANGELES, CA - OCTOBER 12: Members of the public photograph the space shuttle Endeavour from a business balcony during a break in its movement as it is transported from Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) to the California Science Center in Exposition Park where it will be on permanent public display on October 12, 2012 in Los Angeles, California. Endeavour was flown cross-country atop NASA's Shuttle Carrier Aircraft from Kennedy Space Center in Florida to LAX on its last flight ever on September 21. Completed in 1991, Endeavour was built to replace the space shuttle Challenger which disintegrated during a catastrophic re-entry accident. This fifth and final space shuttle orbiter circled the earth 4,671 times and traveled nearly 123 million miles during its 25 missions from 1992 to 2011. (Photo by David McNew/Getty Images)
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
LOS ANGELES, CA - OCTOBER 12: A man uses a smartphone to photograph himself near the space shuttle Endeavour during a break in its movement as it is transported from Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) to the California Science Center in Exposition Park where it will be on permanent public display on October 12, 2012 in Los Angeles, California. Endeavour was flown cross-country atop NASA's Shuttle Carrier Aircraft from Kennedy Space Center in Florida to LAX on its last flight ever on September 21. Completed in 1991, Endeavour was built to replace the space shuttle Challenger which disintegrated during a catastrophic re-entry accident. This fifth and final space shuttle orbiter circled the earth 4,671 times and traveled nearly 123 million miles during its 25 missions from 1992 to 2011. (Photo by David McNew/Getty Images)
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
LOS ANGELES, CA - OCTOBER 12: A man uses an electronic device to make a self-portrait near the space shuttle Endeavour during a break in its movement as it is transported from Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) to the California Science Center in Exposition Park where it will be on permanent public display on October 12, 2012 in Los Angeles, California. Endeavour was flown cross-country atop NASA's Shuttle Carrier Aircraft from Kennedy Space Center in Florida to LAX on its last flight ever on September 21. Completed in 1991, Endeavour was built to replace the space shuttle Challenger which disintegrated during a catastrophic re-entry accident. This fifth and final space shuttle orbiter circled the earth 4,671 times and traveled nearly 123 million miles during its 25 missions from 1992 to 2011. (Photo by David McNew/Getty Images)
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
LOS ANGELES, CA - OCTOBER 12: An education funding message is seen near the space shuttle Endeavour as it is transported from Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) to the California Science Center in Exposition Park where it will be on permanent public display on October 12, 2012 in Los Angeles, California. Endeavour was flown cross-country atop NASA's Shuttle Carrier Aircraft from Kennedy Space Center in Florida to LAX on its last flight ever on September 21. Completed in 1991, Endeavour was built to replace the space shuttle Challenger which disintegrated during a catastrophic re-entry accident. This fifth and final space shuttle orbiter circled the earth 4,671 times and traveled nearly 123 million miles during its 25 missions from 1992 to 2011. (Photo by David McNew/Getty Images)
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
LOS ANGELES, CA - OCTOBER 12: Tree trimmers cut down large branches of a tree that was protruding toward the street in a last-minute effort to clear hurdles along the route of the space shuttle Endeavour's as it journey's through the streets of Los Angeles County on October 12, 2012 in Los Angeles, California. The space shuttle Endeavour is making the journey from Los Angeles International Airport to the California Science Center to go on permanent public display. Endeavour was transported cross-country atop NASA's Shuttle Carrier Aircraft from Kennedy Space Center in Florida to LAX during its last flight ever on September 21. (Photo by Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images)
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
LOS ANGELES, CA - OCTOBER 12: Tree trimmers cut down large branches of a tree that was protruding toward the street in a last-minute effort to clear hurdles along the route of the space shuttle Endeavour's as it journey's through the streets of Los Angeles County on October 12, 2012 in Los Angeles, California. The space shuttle Endeavour is making the journey from Los Angeles International Airport to the California Science Center to go on permanent public display. Endeavour was transported cross-country atop NASA's Shuttle Carrier Aircraft from Kennedy Space Center in Florida to LAX during its last flight ever on September 21. (Photo by Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images)
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
LOS ANGELES, CA - OCTOBER 12: Workers preapre to bring down a street light temporarily to make room for the space shuttle Endeavour's 12-mile two-day raod trip throught the streets of Los Angeles County on October 12, 2012 in Los Angeles, California. The space shuttle Endeavour is making the journey from Los Angeles International Airport to the California Science Center to go on permanent public display. Endeavour was transported cross-country atop NASA's Shuttle Carrier Aircraft from Kennedy Space Center in Florida to LAX during its last flight ever on September 21. (Photo by Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images)
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
LOS ANGELES, CA - OCTOBER 12: People get a close view of the space shuttle Endeavour in a misty rain during a break in its movement as it is transported from Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) to the California Science Center in Exposition Park where it will be on permanent public display on October 12, 2012 in Los Angeles, California. Endeavour was flown cross-country atop NASA's Shuttle Carrier Aircraft from Kennedy Space Center in Florida to LAX on its last flight ever on September 21. Completed in 1991, Endeavour was built to replace the space shuttle Challenger which disintegrated during a catastrophic re-entry accident. This fifth and final space shuttle orbiter circled the earth 4,671 times and traveled nearly 123 million miles during its 25 missions from 1992 to 2011. (Photo by David McNew/Getty Images)
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
LOS ANGELES, CA - OCTOBER 12: People pose for one another with a street sign that was removed to make way for the space shuttle Endeavour, behind them, during its transport from LAX to the California Science Center in Exposition Park where it will be on permanent public display on October 12, 2012 in Los Angeles, California. Endeavour was flown cross-country atop NASA's Shuttle Carrier Aircraft from Kennedy Space Center in Florida to LAX on its last flight ever on September 21. Completed in 1991, Endeavour was built to replace the space shuttle Challenger which disintegrated during a catastrophic re-entry accident. This fifth and final space shuttle orbiter circled the earth 4,671 times and traveled nearly 123 million miles during its 25 missions from 1992 to 2011. (Photo by David McNew/Getty Images)
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
LOS ANGELES, CA - OCTOBER 12: The space shuttle Endeavour is reflected in a restaurant window as it is transported from Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) to the California Science Center in Exposition Park where it will be on permanent public display on October 12, 2012 in Los Angeles, California. Endeavour was flown cross-country atop NASA's Shuttle Carrier Aircraft from Kennedy Space Center in Florida to LAX on its last flight ever on September 21. Completed in 1991, Endeavour was built to replace the space shuttle Challenger which disintegrated during a catastrophic re-entry accident. This fifth and final space shuttle orbiter circled the earth 4,671 times and traveled nearly 123 million miles during its 25 missions from 1992 to 2011. (Photo by David McNew/Getty Images)
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
LOS ANGELES, CA - OCTOBER 12: A jet lands at Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) behind the space shuttle Endeavour during a break in its movement as it is transported from LAX to the California Science Center in Exposition Park where it will be on permanent public display on October 12, 2012 in Los Angeles, California. Endeavour was flown cross-country atop NASA's Shuttle Carrier Aircraft from Kennedy Space Center in Florida to LAX on its last flight ever on September 21. Completed in 1991, Endeavour was built to replace the space shuttle Challenger which disintegrated during a catastrophic re-entry accident. This fifth and final space shuttle orbiter circled the earth 4,671 times and traveled nearly 123 million miles during its 25 missions from 1992 to 2011. (Photo by David McNew/Getty Images)
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
LOS ANGELES, CA - OCTOBER 12: The space shuttle Endeavour is transported to the California Science Center in Exposition Park from Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) on October 12, 2012 in Los Angeles, California. Endeavour was flown cross-country atop NASA's Shuttle Carrier Aircraft from Kennedy Space Center in Florida to LAX on its last flight ever on September 21. From there, it was transported to the California Science Center in Exposition Park where it will be on permanent public display. Completed in 1991, Endeavour was built to replace the space shuttle Challenger which disintegrated during a catastrophic re-entry accident. This fifth and final space shuttle orbiter circled the earth 4,671 times and traveled nearly 123 million miles during its 25 missions from 1992 to 2011. (Photo by David McNew/Getty Images)
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
LOS ANGELES, CA - OCTOBER 12: Workers quickly replace street signs as the space shuttle Endeavour is transported to the California Science Center in Exposition Park from Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) on October 12, 2012 in Los Angeles, California. Endeavour was flown cross-country atop NASA's Shuttle Carrier Aircraft from Kennedy Space Center in Florida to LAX on its last flight ever on September 21. From there, it was transported to the California Science Center in Exposition Park where it will be on permanent public display. Completed in 1991, Endeavour was built to replace the space shuttle Challenger which disintegrated during a catastrophic re-entry accident. This fifth and final space shuttle orbiter circled the earth 4,671 times and traveled nearly 123 million miles during its 25 missions from 1992 to 2011. (Photo by David McNew/Getty Images)
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
LOS ANGELES, CA - OCTOBER 12: Workers replace street lights at the intersection of La Tijera Boulevard and Manchester Avenue as the space shuttle Endeavour is transported to the California Science Center in Exposition Park from Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) on October 12, 2012 in Los Angeles, California. Endeavour was flown cross-country atop NASA's Shuttle Carrier Aircraft from Kennedy Space Center in Florida to LAX on its last flight ever on September 21. From there, it was transported to the California Science Center in Exposition Park where it will be on permanent public display. Completed in 1991, Endeavour was built to replace the space shuttle Challenger which disintegrated during a catastrophic re-entry accident. This fifth and final space shuttle orbiter circled the earth 4,671 times and traveled nearly 123 million miles during its 25 missions from 1992 to 2011. (Photo by David McNew/Getty Images)
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
LOS ANGELES, CA - OCTOBER 12: The space shuttle Endeavour passes approaches church at the intersection of La Tijera Boulevard and Manchester Avenue as it is transported to the California Science Center in Exposition Park from Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) on October 12, 2012 in Los Angeles, California. Endeavour was flown cross-country atop NASA's Shuttle Carrier Aircraft from Kennedy Space Center in Florida to LAX on its last flight ever on September 21. From there, it was transported to the California Science Center in Exposition Park where it will be on permanent public display. Completed in 1991, Endeavour was built to replace the space shuttle Challenger which disintegrated during a catastrophic re-entry accident. This fifth and final space shuttle orbiter circled the earth 4,671 times and traveled nearly 123 million miles during its 25 missions from 1992 to 2011. (Photo by David McNew/Getty Images)
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
LOS ANGELES, CA - OCTOBER 12: A jet lands at Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) as the space shuttle Endeavour is transported to the California Science Center in Exposition Park from Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) on October 12, 2012 in Los Angeles, California. Endeavour was flown cross-country atop NASA's Shuttle Carrier Aircraft from Kennedy Space Center in Florida to LAX on its last flight ever on September 21. From there, it was transported to the California Science Center in Exposition Park where it will be on permanent public display. Completed in 1991, Endeavour was built to replace the space shuttle Challenger which disintegrated during a catastrophic re-entry accident. This fifth and final space shuttle orbiter circled the earth 4,671 times and traveled nearly 123 million miles during its 25 missions from 1992 to 2011. (Photo by David McNew/Getty Images)
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
LOS ANGELES, CA - OCTOBER 12: The space shuttle Endeavour is transported to the California Science Center in Exposition Park from Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) on October 12, 2012 in Los Angeles, California. Endeavour was flown cross-country atop NASA's Shuttle Carrier Aircraft from Kennedy Space Center in Florida to LAX on its last flight ever on September 21. From there, it was transported to the California Science Center in Exposition Park where it will be on permanent public display. Completed in 1991, Endeavour was built to replace the space shuttle Challenger which disintegrated during a catastrophic re-entry accident. This fifth and final space shuttle orbiter circled the earth 4,671 times and traveled nearly 123 million miles during its 25 missions from 1992 to 2011. (Photo by Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images)
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
LOS ANGELES, CA - OCTOBER 12: People wait on a rooftop as the space shuttle Endeavour is transported to the California Science Center in Exposition Park from Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) on October 12, 2012 in Los Angeles, California. Endeavour was flown cross-country atop NASA's Shuttle Carrier Aircraft from Kennedy Space Center in Florida to LAX on its last flight ever on September 21. From there, it was transported to the California Science Center in Exposition Park where it will be on permanent public display. Completed in 1991, Endeavour was built to replace the space shuttle Challenger which disintegrated during a catastrophic re-entry accident. This fifth and final space shuttle orbiter circled the earth 4,671 times and traveled nearly 123 million miles during its 25 missions from 1992 to 2011. (Photo by David McNew/Getty Images)
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
LOS ANGELES, CA - OCTOBER 12: The space shuttle Endeavour is transported to the California Science Center in Exposition Park from Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) on October 12, 2012 in Los Angeles, California. Endeavour was flown cross-country atop NASA's Shuttle Carrier Aircraft from Kennedy Space Center in Florida to LAX on its last flight ever on September 21. From there, it was transported to the California Science Center in Exposition Park where it will be on permanent public display. Completed in 1991, Endeavour was built to replace the space shuttle Challenger which disintegrated during a catastrophic re-entry accident. This fifth and final space shuttle orbiter circled the earth 4,671 times and traveled nearly 123 million miles during its 25 missions from 1992 to 2011. (Photo by David McNew/Getty Images)
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
LOS ANGELES, CA - OCTOBER 12: Crowds look on as the space shuttle Endeavour is transported to the California Science Center in Exposition Park from Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) on October 12, 2012 in Los Angeles, California. Endeavour was flown cross-country atop NASA's Shuttle Carrier Aircraft from Kennedy Space Center in Florida to LAX on its last flight ever on September 21. From there, it was transported to the California Science Center in Exposition Park where it will be on permanent public display. Completed in 1991, Endeavour was built to replace the space shuttle Challenger which disintegrated during a catastrophic re-entry accident. This fifth and final space shuttle orbiter circled the earth 4,671 times and traveled nearly 123 million miles during its 25 missions from 1992 to 2011. (Photo by David McNew/Getty Images)
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
LOS ANGELES, CA - OCTOBER 12: The space shuttle Endeavour is transported to the California Science Center in Exposition Park from Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) on October 12, 2012 in Los Angeles, California. Endeavour was flown cross-country atop NASA's Shuttle Carrier Aircraft from Kennedy Space Center in Florida to LAX on its last flight ever on September 21. From there, it was transported to the California Science Center in Exposition Park where it will be on permanent public display. Completed in 1991, Endeavour was built to replace the space shuttle Challenger which disintegrated during a catastrophic re-entry accident. This fifth and final space shuttle orbiter circled the earth 4,671 times and traveled nearly 123 million miles during its 25 missions from 1992 to 2011. (Photo by David McNew/Getty Images)
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
LOS ANGELES, CA - OCTOBER 12: The space shuttle Endeavour is transported to the California Science Center in Exposition Park from Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) on October 12, 2012 in Los Angeles, California. Endeavour was flown cross-country atop NASA's Shuttle Carrier Aircraft from Kennedy Space Center in Florida to LAX on its last flight ever on September 21. From there, it was transported to the California Science Center in Exposition Park where it will be on permanent public display. Completed in 1991, Endeavour was built to replace the space shuttle Challenger which disintegrated during a catastrophic re-entry accident. This fifth and final space shuttle orbiter circled the earth 4,671 times and traveled nearly 123 million miles during its 25 missions from 1992 to 2011. (Photo by David McNew/Getty Images)
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
LOS ANGELES, CA - OCTOBER 12: The space shuttle Endeavour is transported to the California Science Center in Exposition Park from Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) on October 12, 2012 in Los Angeles, California. Endeavour was flown cross-country atop NASA's Shuttle Carrier Aircraft from Kennedy Space Center in Florida to LAX on its last flight ever on September 21. From there, it was transported to the California Science Center in Exposition Park where it will be on permanent public display. Completed in 1991, Endeavour was built to replace the space shuttle Challenger which disintegrated during a catastrophic re-entry accident. This fifth and final space shuttle orbiter circled the earth 4,671 times and traveled nearly 123 million miles during its 25 missions from 1992 to 2011. (Photo by David McNew/Getty Images)
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
LOS ANGELES, CA - OCTOBER 12: An onlooker takes a picture of the Space Shuttle Endeavour as it is moved slowly along a city street October 12, 2012, in Los Angeles, California. Endeavor is on its last mission - a 12-mile creep through city streets, past an eclectic mix of strip malls, mom-and-pop shops, tidy lawns and faded apartment buildings. Its final destination is the California Science Center in South Los Angeles where it will be put on display. (Photo by Mark J. Terrill-Pool/Getty Images)
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
INGLEWOOD, CA - OCTOBER 13: The space shuttle Endeavour makes a turn at an intersection as it is transported to the California Science Center from Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) on day two on October 12, 2012 in Inglewood, California. The space shuttle Endeavour is on 12-mile journey from Los Angeles International Airport to the California Science Center to go on permanent public display. (Photo by Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images)
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
INGLEWOOD, CA - OCTOBER 13: The space shuttle Endeavour makes a turn at an intersection as it is transported to the California Science Center from Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) on day two on October 12, 2012 in Inglewood, California. The space shuttle Endeavour is on 12-mile journey from Los Angeles International Airport to the California Science Center to go on permanent public display. (Photo by Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images)
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
INGLEWOOD, CA - OCTOBER 13: The space shuttle Endeavour makes a turn at an intersection as it is transported to the California Science Center from Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) on day two on October 12, 2012 in Inglewood, California. The space shuttle Endeavour is on 12-mile journey from Los Angeles International Airport to the California Science Center to go on permanent public display. (Photo by Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images)
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
INGLEWOOD, CA - OCTOBER 13: The space shuttle Endeavour makes a turn at an intersection as it is transported to the California Science Center from Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) on day two on October 12, 2012 in Inglewood, California. The space shuttle Endeavour is on 12-mile journey from Los Angeles International Airport to the California Science Center to go on permanent public display. (Photo by Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images)
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
INGLEWOOD, CA - OCTOBER 13: The space shuttle Endeavour makes a turn at an intersection as it is transported to the California Science Center from Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) on day two on October 12, 2012 in Inglewood, California. The space shuttle Endeavour is on 12-mile journey from Los Angeles International Airport to the California Science Center to go on permanent public display. (Photo by Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images)
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
INGLEWOOD, CA - OCTOBER 13: The space shuttle Endeavour makes a turn at an intersection as it is transported to the California Science Center from Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) on day two on October 12, 2012 in Inglewood, California. The space shuttle Endeavour is on 12-mile journey from Los Angeles International Airport to the California Science Center to go on permanent public display. (Photo by Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images)
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
INGLEWOOD, CA - OCTOBER 13: The space shuttle Endeavour makes a turn at an intersection as it is transported to the California Science Center from Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) on day two on October 12, 2012 in Inglewood, California. The space shuttle Endeavour is on 12-mile journey from Los Angeles International Airport to the California Science Center to go on permanent public display. (Photo by Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images)
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
INGLEWOOD, CA - OCTOBER 13: The space shuttle Endeavour makes a turn at an intersection as it is transported to the California Science Center from Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) on day two on October 12, 2012 in Inglewood, California. The space shuttle Endeavour is on 12-mile journey from Los Angeles International Airport to the California Science Center to go on permanent public display. (Photo by Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images)
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
INGLEWOOD, CA - OCTOBER 13: Amir Morris, 3, wear an astronaut costume while holding an American flag as the space shuttle Endeavour moves along the route on Manchester Blvd. to the California Science Center on October 13, 2012 in Inglewood, California. The space shuttle Endeavour is on 12-mile journey from Los Angeles International Airport to the California Science Center to go on permanent public display. (Photo by Rick Loomis-Pool/Getty Images)
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
INGLEWOOD, CA - OCTOBER 13: Crowds gather at The Forum to watch the Endeavor space shuttle makes its way toward the California Science Center on October 13, 2012 in Inglewood, California. The space shuttle Endeavour is on 12-mile journey from Los Angeles International Airport to the California Science Center to go on permanent public display. (Photo by Rick Loomis-Pool/Getty Images)
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
INGLEWOOD, CA - OCTOBER 13: The space shuttle Endeavour is transported pre-dawn to The Forum arena for a stopover and celebration on its way to the California Science Center from Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) on day two on October 12, 2012 in Inglewood, California. The space shuttle Endeavour is on 12-mile journey from Los Angeles International Airport to the California Science Center to go on permanent public display. (Photo by Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images)
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
INGLEWOOD, CA - OCTOBER 13: The space shuttle Endeavour arrives at The Forum arena for a stopover and celebration on its way to the California Science Center from Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) on day two on October 12, 2012 in Inglewood, California. The space shuttle Endeavour is on 12-mile journey from Los Angeles International Airport to the California Science Center to go on permanent public display. (Photo by Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images)
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
INGLEWOOD, CA - OCTOBER 13: The space shuttle Endeavour is transported pre-dawn to The Forum arena for a stopover and celebration on its way to the California Science Center from Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) on day two on October 12, 2012 in Inglewood, California. The space shuttle Endeavour is on 12-mile journey from Los Angeles International Airport to the California Science Center to go on permanent public display. (Photo by Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images)
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
INGLEWOOD, CA - OCTOBER 13: The space shuttle Endeavour is transported pre-dawn to The Forum arena for a stopover and celebration on its way to the California Science Center from Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) on day two on October 12, 2012 in Inglewood, California. The space shuttle Endeavour is on 12-mile journey from Los Angeles International Airport to the California Science Center to go on permanent public display. (Photo by Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images)
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
INGLEWOOD, CA - OCTOBER 13: The space shuttle Endeavour is transported pre-dawn to The Forum arena for a stopover and celebration on its way to the California Science Center from Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) on day two on October 12, 2012 in Inglewood, California. The space shuttle Endeavour is on 12-mile journey from Los Angeles International Airport to the California Science Center to go on permanent public display. (Photo by Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images)
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
INGLEWOOD, CA - OCTOBER 13: The space shuttle Endeavour arrives at The Forum arena for a stopover and celebration on its way to the California Science Center from Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) on day two on October 12, 2012 in Inglewood, California. The space shuttle Endeavour is on 12-mile journey from Los Angeles International Airport to the California Science Center to go on permanent public display. (Photo by Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images)
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
INGLEWOOD, CA - OCTOBER 13: People watch as the Space Shuttle Endeavour is slowly moved along Manchester Blvd. enroute to the California Science Center on October 13, 2012 in Inglewood, California. Endeavour is on its last mission - a 12-mile creep through city streets, past an eclectic mix of strip malls, mom-and-pop shops, tidy lawns and faded apartment buildings. Its final destination is the California Science Center in South Los Angeles where it will be put on display. NASA's Space Shuttle Program ended in 2011 after 30 years and 135 missions. (Photo by Jeff Gritchen-Pool/Getty Images)
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
INGLEWOOD, CA - OCTOBER 13: People watch as the Space Shuttle Endeavour is slowly moved along Manchester Blvd. enroute to the California Science Center on October 13, 2012 in Inglewood, California. Endeavour is on its last mission - a 12-mile creep through city streets, past an eclectic mix of strip malls, mom-and-pop shops, tidy lawns and faded apartment buildings. Its final destination is the California Science Center in South Los Angeles where it will be put on display. NASA's Space Shuttle Program ended in 2011 after 30 years and 135 missions. (Photo by Jeff Gritchen-Pool/Getty Images)
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
INGLEWOOD, CA - OCTOBER 13: Workers talks as the Space Shuttle Endeavour is slowly moved along Manchester Blvd. enroute to the California Science Center on October 13, 2012 in Inglewood, California. Endeavour is on its last mission - a 12-mile creep through city streets, past an eclectic mix of strip malls, mom-and-pop shops, tidy lawns and faded apartment buildings. Its final destination is the California Science Center in South Los Angeles where it will be put on display. NASA's Space Shuttle Program ended in 2011 after 30 years and 135 missions. (Photo by Jeff Gritchen-Pool/Getty Images)
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
LOS ANGELES, CA - OCTOBER 12: The space shuttle Endeavour crosses over the 405 freeway as it is transported from Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) to the California Science Center in Exposition Park where it will be on permanent public display on October 12, 2012 in Los Angeles, California. Endeavour was flown cross-country atop NASA's Shuttle Carrier Aircraft from Kennedy Space Center in Florida to LAX on its last flight ever on September 21. Completed in 1991, Endeavour was built to replace the space shuttle Challenger which disintegrated during a catastrophic re-entry accident. This fifth and final space shuttle orbiter circled the earth 4,671 times and traveled nearly 123 million miles during its 25 missions from 1992 to 2011. (Photo by David McNew/Getty Images)
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
LOS ANGELES, CA - OCTOBER 12: The space shuttle Endeavour appears to be towed by a Toyota Tundra pickup for the filming of a Toyota commercial while crossing over the 405 freeway as it is transported from Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) to the California Science Center in Exposition Park where it will be on permanent public display on October 12, 2012 in Los Angeles, California. Endeavour was flown cross-country atop NASA's Shuttle Carrier Aircraft from Kennedy Space Center in Florida to LAX on its last flight ever on September 21. Completed in 1991, Endeavour was built to replace the space shuttle Challenger which disintegrated during a catastrophic re-entry accident. This fifth and final space shuttle orbiter circled the earth 4,671 times and traveled nearly 123 million miles during its 25 missions from 1992 to 2011. (Photo by David McNew/Getty Images)
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
LOS ANGELES, CA - OCTOBER 12: The Space Shuttle Endeavour is slowly moved along a city street on October 12, 2012 in Los Angeles, California. Endeavour is on its last mission - a 12-mile creep through city streets, past an eclectic mix of strip malls, mom-and-pop shops, tidy lawns and faded apartment buildings. Its final destination is the California Science Center in South Los Angeles where it will be put on display. (Photo by Joe Klamar - Pool/Getty Images)
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
LOS ANGELES, CA - OCTOBER 12: The Space Shuttle Endeavour is slowly moved along a city street on October 12, 2012 in Los Angeles, California. Endeavour is on its last mission - a 12-mile creep through city streets, past an eclectic mix of strip malls, mom-and-pop shops, tidy lawns and faded apartment buildings. Its final destination is the California Science Center in South Los Angeles where it will be put on display. (Photo by Joe Klamar - Pool/Getty Images)
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
INGLEWOOD, CA - OCTOBER 13: People watch as NASA space shuttle Endeavour is transported from Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) to the California Science Center in Exposition Park where it will be on permanent public display on October 13, 2012 in Inglewood, California. Endeavour was flown cross-country atop NASA's Shuttle Carrier Aircraft from Kennedy Space Center in Florida to LAX on its last flight ever on September 21. Completed in 1991, Endeavour was built to replace the space shuttle Challenger which disintegrated during a catastrophic re-entry accident. This fifth and final space shuttle orbiter circled the earth 4,671 times and traveled nearly 123 million miles during its 25 missions from 1992 to 2011. (Photo by David McNew/Getty Images)
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
INGLEWOOD, CA - OCTOBER 13: People watch as NASA space shuttle Endeavour moves along Manchester Avenue as it is transported from Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) to the California Science Center in Exposition Park where it will be on permanent public display on October 13, 2012 in Inglewood, California. Endeavour was flown cross-country atop NASA's Shuttle Carrier Aircraft from Kennedy Space Center in Florida to LAX on its last flight ever on September 21. Completed in 1991, Endeavour was built to replace the space shuttle Challenger which disintegrated during a catastrophic re-entry accident. This fifth and final space shuttle orbiter circled the earth 4,671 times and traveled nearly 123 million miles during its 25 missions from 1992 to 2011. (Photo by David McNew/Getty Images)
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
INGLEWOOD, CA - OCTOBER 13: People watch as NASA space shuttle Endeavour moves along Manchester Avenue as it is transported from Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) to the California Science Center in Exposition Park where it will be on permanent public display on October 13, 2012 in Inglewood, California. Endeavour was flown cross-country atop NASA's Shuttle Carrier Aircraft from Kennedy Space Center in Florida to LAX on its last flight ever on September 21. Completed in 1991, Endeavour was built to replace the space shuttle Challenger which disintegrated during a catastrophic re-entry accident. This fifth and final space shuttle orbiter circled the earth 4,671 times and traveled nearly 123 million miles during its 25 missions from 1992 to 2011. (Photo by David McNew/Getty Images)
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
INGLEWOOD, CA - OCTOBER 13: People watch as NASA space shuttle Endeavour moves along Manchester Avenue as it is transported from Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) to the California Science Center in Exposition Park where it will be on permanent public display on October 13, 2012 in Inglewood, California. Endeavour was flown cross-country atop NASA's Shuttle Carrier Aircraft from Kennedy Space Center in Florida to LAX on its last flight ever on September 21. Completed in 1991, Endeavour was built to replace the space shuttle Challenger which disintegrated during a catastrophic re-entry accident. This fifth and final space shuttle orbiter circled the earth 4,671 times and traveled nearly 123 million miles during its 25 missions from 1992 to 2011. (Photo by David McNew/Getty Images)
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
INGLEWOOD, CA - OCTOBER 13: People watch as NASA space shuttle Endeavour is transported from Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) to the California Science Center in Exposition Park where it will be on permanent public display on October 13, 2012 in Inglewood, California. Endeavour was flown cross-country atop NASA's Shuttle Carrier Aircraft from Kennedy Space Center in Florida to LAX on its last flight ever on September 21. Completed in 1991, Endeavour was built to replace the space shuttle Challenger which disintegrated during a catastrophic re-entry accident. This fifth and final space shuttle orbiter circled the earth 4,671 times and traveled nearly 123 million miles during its 25 missions from 1992 to 2011. (Photo by David McNew/Getty Images)
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
INGLEWOOD, CA - OCTOBER 13: People look on from an apartment as the space shuttle Endeavour squeezes through a neighberhood as it is transported to the California Science Center from Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) on day two on October 12, 2012 in Inglewood, California. The space shuttle Endeavour is on 12-mile journey from Los Angeles International Airport to the California Science Center to go on permanent public display. (Photo by Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images)
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
INGLEWOOD, CA - OCTOBER 13: The space shuttle Endeavour is transported to the California Science Center from Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) on day two on October 12, 2012 in Inglewood, California. The space shuttle Endeavour is on 12-mile journey from Los Angeles International Airport to the California Science Center to go on permanent public display. (Photo by Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images)
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
INGLEWOOD, CA - OCTOBER 13: A child in a astronaut suit waits for the arrival of the space shuttle Endeavour as it is transported to the California Science Center from Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) on day two on October 12, 2012 in Inglewood, California. The space shuttle Endeavour is on 12-mile journey from Los Angeles International Airport to the California Science Center to go on permanent public display. (Photo by Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images)
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
INGLEWOOD, CA - OCTOBER 13: The space shuttle Endeavour squeezes through a neighborhood lined with apartment buildings as it is transported to the California Science Center from Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) on day two on October 12, 2012 in Inglewood, California. The space shuttle Endeavour is on 12-mile journey from Los Angeles International Airport to the California Science Center to go on permanent public display. (Photo by Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images)
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
INGLEWOOD, CA - OCTOBER 13: The space shuttle Endeavour squeezes through a neighborhood lined with apartment buildings as it is transported to the California Science Center from Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) on day two on October 12, 2012 in Inglewood, California. The space shuttle Endeavour is on 12-mile journey from Los Angeles International Airport to the California Science Center to go on permanent public display. (Photo by Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images)
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
INGLEWOOD, CA - OCTOBER 13: The space shuttle Endeavour squeezes through a neighborhood lined with apartment buildings as it is transported to the California Science Center from Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) on day two on October 12, 2012 in Inglewood, California. The space shuttle Endeavour is on 12-mile journey from Los Angeles International Airport to the California Science Center to go on permanent public display. (Photo by Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images)
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
INGLEWOOD, CA - OCTOBER 13: The space shuttle Endeavour squeezes through a neighborhood lined with apartment buildings as it is transported to the California Science Center from Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) on day two on October 12, 2012 in Inglewood, California. The space shuttle Endeavour is on 12-mile journey from Los Angeles International Airport to the California Science Center to go on permanent public display. (Photo by Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images)
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
INGLEWOOD, CA - OCTOBER 13: The space shuttle Endeavour squeezes through a neighborhood lined with apartment buildings as it is transported to the California Science Center from Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) on day two on October 12, 2012 in Inglewood, California. The space shuttle Endeavour is on 12-mile journey from Los Angeles International Airport to the California Science Center to go on permanent public display. (Photo by Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images)
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
INGLEWOOD, CA - OCTOBER 13: The space shuttle Endeavour squeezes through a neighborhood lined with apartment buildings as it is transported to the California Science Center from Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) on day two on October 12, 2012 in Inglewood, California. The space shuttle Endeavour is on 12-mile journey from Los Angeles International Airport to the California Science Center to go on permanent public display. (Photo by Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images)
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
INGLEWOOD, CA - OCTOBER 13: The space shuttle Endeavour squeezes through a neighborhood lined with apartment buildings as it is transported to the California Science Center from Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) on day two on October 12, 2012 in Inglewood, California. The space shuttle Endeavour is on 12-mile journey from Los Angeles International Airport to the California Science Center to go on permanent public display. (Photo by Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images)
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
INGLEWOOD, CA - OCTOBER 13: People watch as the Space Shuttle Endeavour is slowly moved along Manchester Blvd. enroute to the California Science Center on October 13, 2012 in Inglewood, California. Endeavour is on its last mission - a 12-mile creep through city streets, past an eclectic mix of strip malls, mom-and-pop shops, tidy lawns and faded apartment buildings. Its final destination is the California Science Center in South Los Angeles where it will be put on display. NASA's Space Shuttle Program ended in 2011 after 30 years and 135 missions. (Photo by Wally Skalij-Pool/Getty Images)
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
INGLEWOOD, CA - OCTOBER 13: People watch as the Space Shuttle Endeavour arrives at the Forum enroute to the California Science Center on October 13, 2012 in Inglewood, California. Endeavour is on its last mission - a 12-mile creep through city streets, past an eclectic mix of strip malls, mom-and-pop shops, tidy lawns and faded apartment buildings. Its final destination is the California Science Center in South Los Angeles where it will be put on display. NASA's Space Shuttle Program ended in 2011 after 30 years and 135 missions. (Photo by Wally Skalij-Pool/Getty Images)
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
INGLEWOOD, CA - OCTOBER 13: Mikael Ector, 2, tries to get some rest as his dad, Michael Ector, checks out NASA Space Shuttle Endeavour as it arrives at the Forum enroute to the California Science Center on October 13, 2012 in Inglewood, California. Endeavour is on its last mission - a 12-mile creep through city streets, past an eclectic mix of strip malls, mom-and-pop shops, tidy lawns and faded apartment buildings. Its final destination is the California Science Center in South Los Angeles where it will be put on display. NASA's Space Shuttle Program ended in 2011 after 30 years and 135 missions. (Photo by Jeff Gritchen-Pool/Getty Images)
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
INGLEWOOD, CA - OCTOBER 13: The Space Shuttle Endeavour is moved to the California Science Center on October 13, 2012 in Inglewood, California. The space shuttle Endeavour is on 12-mile journey from Los Angeles International Airport to the California Science Center to go on permanent public display. (Photo by Lucy Nicholson-Pool/Getty Images)
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
INGLEWOOD, CA - OCTOBER 13: Inglewood police officers take pictures in front of NASA Space Shuttle Endeavour as it arrives at the Forum enroute to the California Science Center on October 13, 2012 in Inglewood, California. Endeavour is on its last mission - a 12-mile creep through city streets, past an eclectic mix of strip malls, mom-and-pop shops, tidy lawns and faded apartment buildings. Its final destination is the California Science Center in South Los Angeles where it will be put on display. NASA's Space Shuttle Program ended in 2011 after 30 years and 135 missions. (Photo by Jeff Gritchen-Pool/Getty Images)
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
INGLEWOOD, CA - OCTOBER 13: A detail of the tiles on the underside of Space Shuttle Endeavour as it arrives at the Forum enroute to the California Science Center on October 13, 2012 in Inglewood, California. Endeavour is on its last mission - a 12-mile creep through city streets, past an eclectic mix of strip malls, mom-and-pop shops, tidy lawns and faded apartment buildings. Its final destination is the California Science Center in South Los Angeles where it will be put on display. NASA's Space Shuttle Program ended in 2011 after 30 years and 135 missions. (Photo by Jeff Gritchen-Pool/Getty Images)
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
INGLEWOOD, CA - OCTOBER 13: People watch as the Space Shuttle Endeavour arrives at the Forum enroute to the California Science Center on October 13, 2012 in Inglewood, California. Endeavour is on its last mission - a 12-mile creep through city streets, past an eclectic mix of strip malls, mom-and-pop shops, tidy lawns and faded apartment buildings. Its final destination is the California Science Center in South Los Angeles where it will be put on display. NASA's Space Shuttle Program ended in 2011 after 30 years and 135 missions. (Photo by Jeff Gritchen-Pool/Getty Images)
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
INGLEWOOD, CA - OCTOBER 13: People pose in NASA suits in front of the Space Shuttle Endeavour as it is moved to the California Science Center on October 13, 2012 in Inglewood, California. The space shuttle Endeavour is on 12-mile journey from Los Angeles International Airport to the California Science Center to go on permanent public display. (Photo by Lucy Nicholson-Pool/Getty Images)
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
INGLEWOOD, CA - OCTOBER 13: A girl poses in front of the Space Shuttle Endeavour as it is moved to the California Science Center on October 13, 2012 in Inglewood, California. The space shuttle Endeavour is on 12-mile journey from Los Angeles International Airport to the California Science Center to go on permanent public display. (Photo by Lucy Nicholson-Pool/Getty Images)
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
INGLEWOOD, CA - OCTOBER 13: The Space Shuttle Endeavour is moved to the California Science Center on October 13, 2012 in Inglewood, California. The space shuttle Endeavour is on 12-mile journey from Los Angeles International Airport to the California Science Center to go on permanent public display. (Photo by Lucy Nicholson-Pool/Getty Images)
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
INGLEWOOD, CA - OCTOBER 13: The Space Shuttle Endeavour is moved to the California Science Center on October 13, 2012 in Inglewood, California. The space shuttle Endeavour is on 12-mile journey from Los Angeles International Airport to the California Science Center to go on permanent public display. (Photo by Lucy Nicholson-Pool/Getty Images)
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
INGLEWOOD, CA - OCTOBER 13: A plane flies over the Space Shuttle Endeavour as it is moved to the California Science Center on October 13, 2012 in Inglewood, California. The space shuttle Endeavour is on 12-mile journey from Los Angeles International Airport to the California Science Center to go on permanent public display. (Photo by Lucy Nicholson-Pool/Getty Images)
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
INGLEWOOD, CA - OCTOBER 13: The space shuttle Endeavour is transported to The Forum arena for a stopover and celebration on its way to the California Science Center from Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) on day two on October 12, 2012 in Inglewood, California. The space shuttle Endeavour is on 12-mile journey from Los Angeles International Airport to the California Science Center to go on permanent public display. (Photo by Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images)
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
INGLEWOOD, CA - OCTOBER 13: Crowds look on as the space shuttle Endeavour is transported pre-dawn to The Forum arena for a stopover and celebration on its way to the California Science Center from Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) on day two on October 12, 2012 in Inglewood, California. The space shuttle Endeavour is on 12-mile journey from Los Angeles International Airport to the California Science Center to go on permanent public display. (Photo by Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images)
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
INGLEWOOD, CA - OCTOBER 13: Jospeh Spitzer, 2, holding a blow-up space shuttle toy, looks on as the space shuttle Endeavour is transported pre-dawn to The Forum arena for a stopover and celebration on its way to the California Science Center from Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) on day two on October 12, 2012 in Inglewood, California. The space shuttle Endeavour is on 12-mile journey from Los Angeles International Airport to the California Science Center to go on permanent public display. (Photo by Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images)
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
INGLEWOOD, CA - OCTOBER 13: The space shuttle Endeavour is transported pre-dawn to The Forum arena for a stopover and celebration on its way to the California Science Center from Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) on day two on October 12, 2012 in Inglewood, California. The space shuttle Endeavour is on 12-mile journey from Los Angeles International Airport to the California Science Center to go on permanent public display. (Photo by Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images)
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
INGLEWOOD, CA - OCTOBER 13: The space shuttle Endeavour is transported pre-dawn to The Forum arena for a stopover and celebration on its way to the California Science Center from Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) on day two on October 12, 2012 in Inglewood, California. The space shuttle Endeavour is on 12-mile journey from Los Angeles International Airport to the California Science Center to go on permanent public display. (Photo by Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images)
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
INGLEWOOD, CA - OCTOBER 13: Steve Mitchell keeps an eye on Space Shuttle Endeavour as it passes close to trees on Manchester Blvd. during its final journey enroute to the California Science Center on October 13, 2012 in Inglewood, California. Endeavour is on its last mission - a 12-mile creep through city streets, past an eclectic mix of strip malls, mom-and-pop shops, tidy lawns and faded apartment buildings. Its final destination is the California Science Center in South Los Angeles where it will be put on display. NASA's Space Shuttle Program ended in 2011 after 30 years and 135 missions. (Photo by Jeff Gritchen-Pool/Getty Images)
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
INGLEWOOD, CA - OCTOBER 13: Crowds watch Space Shuttle Endeavour on Crenshaw Drive enroute to the California Science Center on October 13, 2012 in Inglewood, California. Endeavour is on its last mission - a 12-mile creep through city streets, past an eclectic mix of strip malls, mom-and-pop shops, tidy lawns and faded apartment buildings. Its final destination is the California Science Center in South Los Angeles where it will be put on display. NASA's Space Shuttle Program ended in 2011 after 30 years and 135 missions. (Photo by Jeff Gritchen-Pool/Getty Images)
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
INGLEWOOD, CA - OCTOBER 13: People watch as NASA Space Shuttle Endeavour's on Crenshaw Drive enroute to the California Science Center on October 13, 2012 in Inglewood, California. Endeavour is on its last mission - a 12-mile creep through city streets, past an eclectic mix of strip malls, mom-and-pop shops, tidy lawns and faded apartment buildings. Its final destination is the California Science Center in South Los Angeles where it will be put on display. NASA's Space Shuttle Program ended in 2011 after 30 years and 135 missions. (Photo by Jeff Gritchen-Pool/Getty Images)
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
INGLEWOOD, CA - OCTOBER 13: People watch as NASA Space Shuttle Endeavour moves on Crenshaw Drive enroute to the California Science Center on October 13, 2012 in Inglewood, California. Endeavour is on its last mission - a 12-mile creep through city streets, past an eclectic mix of strip malls, mom-and-pop shops, tidy lawns and faded apartment buildings. Its final destination is the California Science Center in South Los Angeles where it will be put on display. NASA's Space Shuttle Program ended in 2011 after 30 years and 135 missions. (Photo by Jeff Gritchen-Pool/Getty Images)
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
INGLEWOOD, CA - OCTOBER 13: Spectators get a street level view of the space shuttle Endeavour as it pauses during its transport from Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) to the California Science Center in Exposition Park where it will be on permanent public display on October 13, 2012 in Inglewood, California. Endeavour was flown cross-country atop NASA's Shuttle Carrier Aircraft from Kennedy Space Center in Florida to LAX on its last flight ever on September 21. Completed in 1991, Endeavour was built to replace the space shuttle Challenger which disintegrated during a catastrophic re-entry accident. This fifth and final space shuttle orbiter circled the earth 4,671 times and traveled nearly 123 million miles during its 25 missions from 1992 to 2011. (Photo by David McNew/Getty Images)
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
INGLEWOOD, CA - OCTOBER 13: Crowds watch Space Shuttle Endeavour on Crenshaw Drive enroute to the California Science Center on October 13, 2012 in Inglewood, California. Endeavour is on its last mission - a 12-mile creep through city streets, past an eclectic mix of strip malls, mom-and-pop shops, tidy lawns and faded apartment buildings. Its final destination is the California Science Center in South Los Angeles where it will be put on display. NASA's Space Shuttle Program ended in 2011 after 30 years and 135 missions. (Photo by Jeff Gritchen-Pool/Getty Images)
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
INGLEWOOD, CA - OCTOBER 13: People watch as NASA Space Shuttle Endeavour moves on Crenshaw Drive enroute to the California Science Center on October 13, 2012 in Inglewood, California. Endeavour is on its last mission - a 12-mile creep through city streets, past an eclectic mix of strip malls, mom-and-pop shops, tidy lawns and faded apartment buildings. Its final destination is the California Science Center in South Los Angeles where it will be put on display. NASA's Space Shuttle Program ended in 2011 after 30 years and 135 missions. (Photo by Jeff Gritchen-Pool/Getty Images)
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
INGLEWOOD, CA - OCTOBER 13: People watch as NASA Space Shuttle Endeavour moves on Crenshaw Drive enroute to the California Science Center on October 13, 2012 in Inglewood, California. Endeavour is on its last mission - a 12-mile creep through city streets, past an eclectic mix of strip malls, mom-and-pop shops, tidy lawns and faded apartment buildings. Its final destination is the California Science Center in South Los Angeles where it will be put on display. NASA's Space Shuttle Program ended in 2011 after 30 years and 135 missions. (Photo by Jeff Gritchen-Pool/Getty Images)
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
INGLEWOOD, CA - OCTOBER 13: People watch as NASA Space Shuttle Endeavour moves on Crenshaw Drive enroute to the California Science Center on October 13, 2012 in Inglewood, California. Endeavour is on its last mission - a 12-mile creep through city streets, past an eclectic mix of strip malls, mom-and-pop shops, tidy lawns and faded apartment buildings. Its final destination is the California Science Center in South Los Angeles where it will be put on display. NASA's Space Shuttle Program ended in 2011 after 30 years and 135 missions. (Photo by Jeff Gritchen-Pool/Getty Images)
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
INGLEWOOD, CA - OCTOBER 13: Anthony Rendon points to the Space Shuttle Endeavour's wing as it goes over crowds on Crenshaw Drive enroute to the California Science Center on October 13, 2012 in Inglewood, California. Endeavour is on its last mission - a 12-mile creep through city streets, past an eclectic mix of strip malls, mom-and-pop shops, tidy lawns and faded apartment buildings. Its final destination is the California Science Center in South Los Angeles where it will be put on display. NASA's Space Shuttle Program ended in 2011 after 30 years and 135 missions. (Photo by Jeff Gritchen-Pool/Getty Images)
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
INGLEWOOD, CA - OCTOBER 13: Space Shuttle Endeavour's on Crenshaw Blvd. enroute to the California Science Center during its final journey on October 13, 2012 in Inglewood, California. Endeavour is on its last mission - a 12-mile creep through city streets, past an eclectic mix of strip malls, mom-and-pop shops, tidy lawns and faded apartment buildings. Its final destination is the California Science Center in South Los Angeles where it will be put on display. NASA's Space Shuttle Program ended in 2011 after 30 years and 135 missions. (Photo by Jeff Gritchen-Pool/Getty Images)
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
INGLEWOOD, CA - OCTOBER 13: A crowd gathers to watch as the Space Shuttle Endeavour is moved to the California Science Center on October 13, 2012 in Inglewood, California. The space shuttle Endeavour is on 12-mile journey from Los Angeles International Airport to the California Science Center to go on permanent public display. (Photo by Lucy Nicholson-Pool/Getty Images)
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
INGLEWOOD, CA - OCTOBER 13: Karen Detrou, 37, holds her 7-month-old baby Ella as the Space Shuttle Endeavour is moved to the California Science Center on October 13, 2012 in Inglewood, California. The space shuttle Endeavour is on 12-mile journey from Los Angeles International Airport to the California Science Center to go on permanent public display. (Photo by Lucy Nicholson-Pool/Getty Images)
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
INGLEWOOD, CA - OCTOBER 13: People watch from their apartment balcony as the Space Shuttle Endeavour is moved to the California Science Center on October 13, 2012 in Inglewood, California. The space shuttle Endeavour is on 12-mile journey from Los Angeles International Airport to the California Science Center to go on permanent public display. (Photo by Lucy Nicholson-Pool/Getty Images)
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
INGLEWOOD, CA - OCTOBER 13: Kevin Alcaraz, 8, waves a flag as the Space Shuttle Endeavour is moved to the California Science Center on October 13, 2012 in Inglewood, California. The space shuttle Endeavour is on 12-mile journey from Los Angeles International Airport to the California Science Center to go on permanent public display. (Photo by Lucy Nicholson-Pool/Getty Images)
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
INGLEWOOD, CA - OCTOBER 13: A boy holds a model of the Space Shuttle Endeavour as it is moved to the California Science Center on October 13, 2012 in Inglewood, California. The space shuttle Endeavour is on 12-mile journey from Los Angeles International Airport to the California Science Center to go on permanent public display. (Photo by Lucy Nicholson-Pool/Getty Images)
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
INGLEWOOD, CA - OCTOBER 13: People photograph the Space Shuttle Endeavour as it is moved to the California Science Center on October 13, 2012 in Inglewood, California. The space shuttle Endeavour is on 12-mile journey from Los Angeles International Airport to the California Science Center to go on permanent public display. (Photo by Lucy Nicholson-Pool/Getty Images)
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
INGLEWOOD, CA - OCTOBER 13: The Space Shuttle Endeavour is moved to the California Science Center on October 13, 2012 in Inglewood, California. The space shuttle Endeavour is on 12-mile journey from Los Angeles International Airport to the California Science Center to go on permanent public display. (Photo by Lucy Nicholson-Pool/Getty Images)
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
INGLEWOOD, CA - OCTOBER 13: A woman photographs the Space Shuttle Endeavour as it is moved to the California Science Center on October 13, 2012 in Inglewood, California. The space shuttle Endeavour is on 12-mile journey from Los Angeles International Airport to the California Science Center to go on permanent public display. (Photo by Lucy Nicholson-Pool/Getty Images)
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
INGLEWOOD, CA - OCTOBER 13: A crowd gathers to watch as the Space Shuttle Endeavour is moved to the California Science Center on October 13, 2012 in Inglewood, California. The space shuttle Endeavour is on 12-mile journey from Los Angeles International Airport to the California Science Center to go on permanent public display. (Photo by Lucy Nicholson-Pool/Getty Images)
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
INGLEWOOD, CA - OCTOBER 13: The Space Shuttle Endeavour passes a downed road sign as it is moved to the California Science Center on October 13, 2012 in Inglewood, California. The space shuttle Endeavour is on 12-mile journey from Los Angeles International Airport to the California Science Center to go on permanent public display. (Photo by Lucy Nicholson-Pool/Getty Images)
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
INGLEWOOD, CA - OCTOBER 13: Spectators get a street level view of the space shuttle Endeavour as it pauses during its transport from Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) to the California Science Center in Exposition Park where it will be on permanent public display on October 13, 2012 in Inglewood, California. Endeavour was flown cross-country atop NASA's Shuttle Carrier Aircraft from Kennedy Space Center in Florida to LAX on its last flight ever on September 21. Completed in 1991, Endeavour was built to replace the space shuttle Challenger which disintegrated during a catastrophic re-entry accident. This fifth and final space shuttle orbiter circled the earth 4,671 times and traveled nearly 123 million miles during its 25 missions from 1992 to 2011. (Photo by David McNew/Getty Images)
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
INGLEWOOD, CA - OCTOBER 13: Spectators watch the space shuttle Endeavour pass by as it is transported from Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) to the California Science Center in Exposition Park where it will be on permanent public display on October 13, 2012 in Inglewood, California. Endeavour was flown cross-country atop NASA's Shuttle Carrier Aircraft from Kennedy Space Center in Florida to LAX on its last flight ever on September 21. Completed in 1991, Endeavour was built to replace the space shuttle Challenger which disintegrated during a catastrophic re-entry accident. This fifth and final space shuttle orbiter circled the earth 4,671 times and traveled nearly 123 million miles during its 25 missions from 1992 to 2011. (Photo by David McNew/Getty Images)
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
INGLEWOOD, CA - OCTOBER 13: The space shuttle Endeavour pauses for a ceremony as it is transported from Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) to the California Science Center in Exposition Park where it will be on permanent public display on October 13, 2012 in Inglewood, California. Endeavour was flown cross-country atop NASA's Shuttle Carrier Aircraft from Kennedy Space Center in Florida to LAX on its last flight ever on September 21. Completed in 1991, Endeavour was built to replace the space shuttle Challenger which disintegrated during a catastrophic re-entry accident. This fifth and final space shuttle orbiter circled the earth 4,671 times and traveled nearly 123 million miles during its 25 missions from 1992 to 2011. (Photo by David McNew/Getty Images)
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
INGLEWOOD, CA - OCTOBER 13: A security guard tapes off the street to keep spectators back as the space shuttle Endeavour is transported from Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) to the California Science Center in Exposition Park where it will be on permanent public display on October 13, 2012 in Inglewood, California. Endeavour was flown cross-country atop NASA's Shuttle Carrier Aircraft from Kennedy Space Center in Florida to LAX on its last flight ever on September 21. Completed in 1991, Endeavour was built to replace the space shuttle Challenger which disintegrated during a catastrophic re-entry accident. This fifth and final space shuttle orbiter circled the earth 4,671 times and traveled nearly 123 million miles during its 25 missions from 1992 to 2011. (Photo by David McNew/Getty Images)
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
INGLEWOOD, CA - OCTOBER 13: A convoy of support venicles follows the space shuttle Endeavour as it is transported from Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) to the California Science Center in Exposition Park where it will be on permanent public display on October 13, 2012 in Inglewood, California. Endeavour was flown cross-country atop NASA's Shuttle Carrier Aircraft from Kennedy Space Center in Florida to LAX on its last flight ever on September 21. Completed in 1991, Endeavour was built to replace the space shuttle Challenger which disintegrated during a catastrophic re-entry accident. This fifth and final space shuttle orbiter circled the earth 4,671 times and traveled nearly 123 million miles during its 25 missions from 1992 to 2011. (Photo by David McNew/Getty Images)
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
INGLEWOOD, CA - OCTOBER 13: A worker guides NASA Space Shuttle Endeavour as it moves on Crenshaw Drive enroute to the California Science Center on October 13, 2012 in Inglewood, California. Endeavour is on its last mission - a 12-mile creep through city streets, past an eclectic mix of strip malls, mom-and-pop shops, tidy lawns and faded apartment buildings. Its final destination is the California Science Center in South Los Angeles where it will be put on display. NASA's Space Shuttle Program ended in 2011 after 30 years and 135 missions. (Photo by Wally Skalij-Pool/Getty Images)
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
INGLEWOOD, CA - OCTOBER 13: A woman photographs the space shuttle Endeavour as it is transported from Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) to the California Science Center in Exposition Park where it will be on permanent public display on October 13, 2012 in Inglewood, California. Endeavour was flown cross-country atop NASA's Shuttle Carrier Aircraft from Kennedy Space Center in Florida to LAX on its last flight ever on September 21. Completed in 1991, Endeavour was built to replace the space shuttle Challenger which disintegrated during a catastrophic re-entry accident. This fifth and final space shuttle orbiter circled the earth 4,671 times and traveled nearly 123 million miles during its 25 missions from 1992 to 2011. (Photo by David McNew/Getty Images)
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
INGLEWOOD, CA - OCTOBER 13: Spectators aim personal electronic devices toward the space shuttle Endeavour as it is transported from Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) to the California Science Center in Exposition Park where it will be on permanent public display on October 13, 2012 in Inglewood, California. Endeavour was flown cross-country atop NASA's Shuttle Carrier Aircraft from Kennedy Space Center in Florida to LAX on its last flight ever on September 21. Completed in 1991, Endeavour was built to replace the space shuttle Challenger which disintegrated during a catastrophic re-entry accident. This fifth and final space shuttle orbiter circled the earth 4,671 times and traveled nearly 123 million miles during its 25 missions from 1992 to 2011. (Photo by David McNew/Getty Images)
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
INGLEWOOD, CA - OCTOBER 13: People rush to see the space shuttle Endeavour as it is transported from Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) to the California Science Center in Exposition Park where it will be on permanent public display on October 13, 2012 in Inglewood, California. Endeavour was flown cross-country atop NASA's Shuttle Carrier Aircraft from Kennedy Space Center in Florida to LAX on its last flight ever on September 21. Completed in 1991, Endeavour was built to replace the space shuttle Challenger which disintegrated during a catastrophic re-entry accident. This fifth and final space shuttle orbiter circled the earth 4,671 times and traveled nearly 123 million miles during its 25 missions from 1992 to 2011. (Photo by David McNew/Getty Images)
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
INGLEWOOD, CA - OCTOBER 13: Space Shuttle Endeavour's wing passes with inches of a tree on Crenshaw Drive enroute to the California Science Center on October 13, 2012 in Inglewood, California. Endeavour is on its last mission - a 12-mile creep through city streets, past an eclectic mix of strip malls, mom-and-pop shops, tidy lawns and faded apartment buildings. Its final destination is the California Science Center in South Los Angeles where it will be put on display. NASA's Space Shuttle Program ended in 2011 after 30 years and 135 missions. (Photo by Jeff Gritchen-Pool/Getty Images)
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
BALDWIN HILLS, CA - OCTOBER 13: Spectators gather around the Space Shuttle Endeavour as it stops outside the Baldwin Hill Crenshaw Mall on October 13, 2012 in Baldwin Hills, California. Endeavour is on its last mission - a 12-mile creep through city streets, past an eclectic mix of strip malls, mom-and-pop shops, tidy lawns and faded apartment buildings. Its final destination is the California Science Center in South Los Angeles where it will be put on display. NASA's Space Shuttle Program ended in 2011 after 30 years and 135 missions. (Photo by Michael Nelson-Pool/Getty Images)
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
INGLEWOOD, CA - OCTOBER 13: A man takes a picture from a rooftop as the Endeavour Space Shuttle makes its way toward the California Science Center on October 13, 2012 in Inglewood, California. Endeavour is on its last mission - a 12-mile creep through city streets, past an eclectic mix of strip malls, mom-and-pop shops, tidy lawns and faded apartment buildings. Its final destination is the California Science Center in South Los Angeles where it will be put on display. NASA's Space Shuttle Program ended in 2011 after 30 years and 135 missions. (Photo by Rick Loomis-Pool/Getty Images)
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
INGLEWOOD, CA - OCTOBER 13: Traymond Harris, left, and Ryan Hudge play basketball as the shuttle Endeavour passes by on Crenshaw Avenue on October 13, 2012 in Inglewood, California. Endeavour is on its last mission - a 12-mile creep through city streets, past an eclectic mix of strip malls, mom-and-pop shops, tidy lawns and faded apartment buildings. Its final destination is the California Science Center in South Los Angeles where it will be put on display. NASA's Space Shuttle Program ended in 2011 after 30 years and 135 missions. (Photo by Wally Skalij-Pool/Getty Images)
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
INGLEWOOD, CA - OCTOBER 13: A man climbs a pole to take a picture of Space Shuttle Endeavour on Crenshaw Blvd. enroute to the California Science Center during its final journey on October 13, 2012 in Inglewood, California. Endeavour is on its last mission - a 12-mile creep through city streets, past an eclectic mix of strip malls, mom-and-pop shops, tidy lawns and faded apartment buildings. Its final destination is the California Science Center in South Los Angeles where it will be put on display. NASA's Space Shuttle Program ended in 2011 after 30 years and 135 missions. (Photo by Jeff Gritchen-Pool/Getty Images)
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
LOS ANGELES,, CA - OCTOBER 14: Workers trim one of hundreds of trees impeding the progress of the Space Shuttle Endeavour as it makes it's way along Martin Luther King Boulevard on October 14, 2012 in Los Angeles, California. Endeavour is on its last mission - a 12-mile creep through city streets, past an eclectic mix of strip malls, mom-and-pop shops, tidy lawns and faded apartment buildings. Its final destination is the California Science Center in South Los Angeles where it will be put on display. NASA's Space Shuttle Program ended in 2011 after 30 years and 135 missions. (Photo by Robert Gauthier-Pool/Getty Images)
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
LOS ANGELES,, CA - OCTOBER 14: The sun rises as the Space Shuttle Endeavour slowly moves along Martin Luther King Boulevard to the California Science Center on October 14, 2012 in Los Angeles, California. Endeavour is on its last mission - a 12-mile creep through city streets, past an eclectic mix of strip malls, mom-and-pop shops, tidy lawns and faded apartment buildings. Its final destination is the California Science Center in South Los Angeles where it will be put on display. NASA's Space Shuttle Program ended in 2011 after 30 years and 135 missions. (Photo by Robert Gauthier-Pool/Getty Images)
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
INGLEWOOD, CA - OCTOBER 13: Spectators takes pictures of the shuttle Endeavour as it moves along Crenshaw Blvd. on October 13, 2012 in Inglewood, California. Endeavour is on its last mission - a 12-mile creep through city streets, past an eclectic mix of strip malls, mom-and-pop shops, tidy lawns and faded apartment buildings. Its final destination is the California Science Center in South Los Angeles where it will be put on display. NASA's Space Shuttle Program ended in 2011 after 30 years and 135 missions. (Photo by Wally Skalij-Pool/Getty Images)
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
LOS ANGELES,, CA - OCTOBER 14: Thousands flock to Martin Luther King Boulevard as the Space Shuttle Endeavour makes its way east to the California Science Center on October 14, 2012 in Los Angeles, California. Endeavour is on its last mission - a 12-mile creep through city streets, past an eclectic mix of strip malls, mom-and-pop shops, tidy lawns and faded apartment buildings. Its final destination is the California Science Center in South Los Angeles where it will be put on display. NASA's Space Shuttle Program ended in 2011 after 30 years and 135 missions. (Photo by Robert Gauthier-Pool/Getty Images)
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
INGLEWOOD, CA - OCTOBER 13: Jospeh Spitzer, 2, holding a blow-up space shuttle toy, looks on as the space shuttle Endeavour is transported pre-dawn to The Forum arena for a stopover and celebration on its way to the California Science Center from Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) on day two on October 12, 2012 in Inglewood, California. The space shuttle Endeavour is on 12-mile journey from Los Angeles International Airport to the California Science Center to go on permanent public display. (Photo by Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images)
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
INGLEWOOD, CA - OCTOBER 13: The space shuttle Endeavour arrives at The Forum arena for a stopover and celebration on its way to the California Science Center from Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) on day two on October 12, 2012 in Inglewood, California. The space shuttle Endeavour is on 12-mile journey from Los Angeles International Airport to the California Science Center to go on permanent public display. (Photo by Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images)
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
INGLEWOOD, CA - OCTOBER 13: People watch as the Space Shuttle Endeavour is slowly moved along Manchester Blvd. enroute to the California Science Center on October 13, 2012 in Inglewood, California. Endeavour is on its last mission - a 12-mile creep through city streets, past an eclectic mix of strip malls, mom-and-pop shops, tidy lawns and faded apartment buildings. Its final destination is the California Science Center in South Los Angeles where it will be put on display. NASA's Space Shuttle Program ended in 2011 after 30 years and 135 missions. (Photo by Jeff Gritchen-Pool/Getty Images)
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
LOS ANGELES, CA - OCTOBER 12: The space shuttle Endeavour crosses over the 405 freeway as it is transported from Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) to the California Science Center in Exposition Park where it will be on permanent public display on October 12, 2012 in Los Angeles, California. Endeavour was flown cross-country atop NASA's Shuttle Carrier Aircraft from Kennedy Space Center in Florida to LAX on its last flight ever on September 21. Completed in 1991, Endeavour was built to replace the space shuttle Challenger which disintegrated during a catastrophic re-entry accident. This fifth and final space shuttle orbiter circled the earth 4,671 times and traveled nearly 123 million miles during its 25 missions from 1992 to 2011. (Photo by David McNew/Getty Images)
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
LOS ANGELES, CA - OCTOBER 12: The Space Shuttle Endeavour is slowly moved along a city street on October 12, 2012 in Los Angeles, California. Endeavour is on its last mission - a 12-mile creep through city streets, past an eclectic mix of strip malls, mom-and-pop shops, tidy lawns and faded apartment buildings. Its final destination is the California Science Center in South Los Angeles where it will be put on display. (Photo by Joe Klamar - Pool/Getty Images)
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
LOS ANGELES, CA - OCTOBER 12: The Space Shuttle Endeavour is slowly moved along a city street on October 12, 2012 in Los Angeles, California. Endeavour is on its last mission - a 12-mile creep through city streets, past an eclectic mix of strip malls, mom-and-pop shops, tidy lawns and faded apartment buildings. Its final destination is the California Science Center in South Los Angeles where it will be put on display. (Photo by Joe Klamar - Pool/Getty Images)
Space Shuttle Endeavour Is transported To California Science Center
Space Shuttle Endeavour Is transported To California Science Center
LOS ANGELES, CA - OCTOBER 12: Crowds gather to get a glimpse of the Space Shuttle Endeavour at the corner of La Tijera Blvd. and Manchester Blvd., as it is transported to California Science Center on October 12, 2012 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Stephen Carr-Pool/Getty Images)
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
LOS ANGELES, CA - OCTOBER 12: Spectators gather to see the space shuttle Endeavour when it stops for a while near Randy's Donuts as it is transported to the California Science Center in Exposition Park from Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) on October 12, 2012 in Los Angeles, California. Endeavour was flown cross-country atop NASA's Shuttle Carrier Aircraft from Kennedy Space Center in Florida to LAX on its last flight ever on September 21. From there, it was transported to the California Science Center in Exposition Park where it will be on permanent public display. Completed in 1991, Endeavour was built to replace the space shuttle Challenger which disintegrated during a catastrophic re-entry accident. This fifth and final space shuttle orbiter circled the earth 4,671 times and traveled nearly 123 million miles during its 25 missions from 1992 to 2011. (Photo by David McNew/Getty Images)
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
LOS ANGELES, CA - OCTOBER 12: A woman takes a picture of the space shuttle Endeavour as it's transported to the California Science Center in Exposition Park from Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) on October 12, 2012 in Los Angeles, California. Endeavour was flown cross-country atop NASA's Shuttle Carrier Aircraft from Kennedy Space Center in Florida to LAX on its last flight ever on September 21. From there, it was transported to the California Science Center in Exposition Park where it will be on permanent public display. Completed in 1991, Endeavour was built to replace the space shuttle Challenger which disintegrated during a catastrophic re-entry accident. This fifth and final space shuttle orbiter circled the earth 4,671 times and traveled nearly 123 million miles during its 25 missions from 1992 to 2011. (Photo by David McNew/Getty Images)
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
LOS ANGELES, CA - OCTOBER 12: Spectators gather to see the space shuttle Endeavour when it stops for a while near Randy's Donuts as it is transported to the California Science Center in Exposition Park from Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) on October 12, 2012 in Los Angeles, California. Endeavour was flown cross-country atop NASA's Shuttle Carrier Aircraft from Kennedy Space Center in Florida to LAX on its last flight ever on September 21. From there, it was transported to the California Science Center in Exposition Park where it will be on permanent public display. Completed in 1991, Endeavour was built to replace the space shuttle Challenger which disintegrated during a catastrophic re-entry accident. This fifth and final space shuttle orbiter circled the earth 4,671 times and traveled nearly 123 million miles during its 25 missions from 1992 to 2011. (Photo by David McNew/Getty Images)
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
LOS ANGELES, CA - OCTOBER 12: The space shuttle Endeavour is transported to the California Science Center in Exposition Park from Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) on October 12, 2012 in Los Angeles, California. Endeavour was flown cross-country atop NASA's Shuttle Carrier Aircraft from Kennedy Space Center in Florida to LAX on its last flight ever on September 21. From there, it was transported to the California Science Center in Exposition Park where it will be on permanent public display. Completed in 1991, Endeavour was built to replace the space shuttle Challenger which disintegrated during a catastrophic re-entry accident. This fifth and final space shuttle orbiter circled the earth 4,671 times and traveled nearly 123 million miles during its 25 missions from 1992 to 2011. (Photo by Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images)
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
LOS ANGELES, CA - OCTOBER 12: The space shuttle Endeavour is transported to the California Science Center in Exposition Park from Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) on October 12, 2012 in Los Angeles, California. Endeavour was flown cross-country atop NASA's Shuttle Carrier Aircraft from Kennedy Space Center in Florida to LAX on its last flight ever on September 21. From there, it was transported to the California Science Center in Exposition Park where it will be on permanent public display. Completed in 1991, Endeavour was built to replace the space shuttle Challenger which disintegrated during a catastrophic re-entry accident. This fifth and final space shuttle orbiter circled the earth 4,671 times and traveled nearly 123 million miles during its 25 missions from 1992 to 2011. (Photo by David McNew/Getty Images)
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
LOS ANGELES, CA - OCTOBER 12: The space shuttle Endeavour is transported to the California Science Center in Exposition Park from Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) on October 12, 2012 in Los Angeles, California. Endeavour was flown cross-country atop NASA's Shuttle Carrier Aircraft from Kennedy Space Center in Florida to LAX on its last flight ever on September 21. From there, it was transported to the California Science Center in Exposition Park where it will be on permanent public display. Completed in 1991, Endeavour was built to replace the space shuttle Challenger which disintegrated during a catastrophic re-entry accident. This fifth and final space shuttle orbiter circled the earth 4,671 times and traveled nearly 123 million miles during its 25 missions from 1992 to 2011. (Photo by Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images)
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
LOS ANGELES, CA - OCTOBER 12: The space shuttle Endeavour is transported to the California Science Center in Exposition Park from Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) on October 12, 2012 in Los Angeles, California. Endeavour was flown cross-country atop NASA's Shuttle Carrier Aircraft from Kennedy Space Center in Florida to LAX on its last flight ever on September 21. From there, it was transported to the California Science Center in Exposition Park where it will be on permanent public display. Completed in 1991, Endeavour was built to replace the space shuttle Challenger which disintegrated during a catastrophic re-entry accident. This fifth and final space shuttle orbiter circled the earth 4,671 times and traveled nearly 123 million miles during its 25 missions from 1992 to 2011. (Photo by David McNew/Getty Images)
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
LOS ANGELES, CA - OCTOBER 12: Crowds look on as the space shuttle Endeavour is transported to the California Science Center in Exposition Park from Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) on October 12, 2012 in Los Angeles, California. Endeavour was flown cross-country atop NASA's Shuttle Carrier Aircraft from Kennedy Space Center in Florida to LAX on its last flight ever on September 21. From there, it was transported to the California Science Center in Exposition Park where it will be on permanent public display. Completed in 1991, Endeavour was built to replace the space shuttle Challenger which disintegrated during a catastrophic re-entry accident. This fifth and final space shuttle orbiter circled the earth 4,671 times and traveled nearly 123 million miles during its 25 missions from 1992 to 2011. (Photo by David McNew/Getty Images)
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
LOS ANGELES, CA - OCTOBER 12: Vivian Robinson dresses up and carries a model from the movie E.T. on her bicycle to see the space shuttle Endeavour as it is transported from Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) to the California Science Center in Exposition Park where it will be on permanent public display on October 12, 2012 in Los Angeles, California. Endeavour was flown cross-country atop NASA's Shuttle Carrier Aircraft from Kennedy Space Center in Florida to LAX on its last flight ever on September 21. Completed in 1991, Endeavour was built to replace the space shuttle Challenger which disintegrated during a catastrophic re-entry accident. This fifth and final space shuttle orbiter circled the earth 4,671 times and traveled nearly 123 million miles during its 25 missions from 1992 to 2011. (Photo by David McNew/Getty Images)
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
LOS ANGELES, CA - OCTOBER 12: One of hundreds of street signs temporarily removed for the 12-mile road trip of space shuttle Endeavour is used as prop as a family gets their picture taken with the orbiter parked in a mall parking lot on October 12, 2012 in Los Angeles, California. The space shuttle Endeavour is making the journey from Los Angeles International Airport to the California Science Center to go on permanent public display. Endeavour was transported cross-country atop NASA's Shuttle Carrier Aircraft from Kennedy Space Center in Florida to LAX during its last flight ever on September 21. (Photo by Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images)
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
LOS ANGELES, CA - OCTOBER 12: A Los Angeles resident wearing a large button showing space shuttle Endeavour flying over downtown Los Angeles gets up close to the orbiter parked in a mall parking lot on October 12, 2012 in Los Angeles, California. The space shuttle Endeavour is making the journey from Los Angeles International Airport to the California Science Center to go on permanent public display. Endeavour was transported cross-country atop NASA's Shuttle Carrier Aircraft from Kennedy Space Center in Florida to LAX during its last flight ever on September 21. (Photo by Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images)
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
LOS ANGELES, CA - OCTOBER 12: Spectators take pictures of the space shuttle Endeavour parked in a mall parking lot on October 12, 2012 in Los Angeles, California. The space shuttle Endeavour is making the journey from Los Angeles International Airport to the California Science Center to go on permanent public display. Endeavour was transported cross-country atop NASA's Shuttle Carrier Aircraft from Kennedy Space Center in Florida to LAX during its last flight ever on September 21. (Photo by Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images)
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
LOS ANGELES, CA - OCTOBER 12: Mifumi Nakajima (L) takes a picture of her husband Nozomo Nakajima holding their children Leigha Nakajima, 3, and Eli Nakajima, 6 months, in front of the space shuttle Endeavour parked in a mall parking lot on October 12, 2012 in Los Angeles, California. The space shuttle Endeavour is making the journey from Los Angeles International Airport to the California Science Center to go on permanent public display. Endeavour was transported cross-country atop NASA's Shuttle Carrier Aircraft from Kennedy Space Center in Florida to LAX during its last flight ever on September 21. (Photo by Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images)
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
LOS ANGELES,, CA - OCTOBER 14: Federico Gonzales is among the many spectators to watch the movement of Space Shuttle Endeavour on Martin Luther King Boulevard to the California Science Center on October 14, 2012 in Los Angeles, California. Endeavour is on its last mission - a 12-mile creep through city streets, past an eclectic mix of strip malls, mom-and-pop shops, tidy lawns and faded apartment buildings. Its final destination is the California Science Center in South Los Angeles where it will be put on display. NASA's Space Shuttle Program ended in 2011 after 30 years and 135 missions. (Photo by Michael Robinson Chavez-Pool/Getty Images)
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
INGLEWOOD, CA - OCTOBER 13: People take photos from cherry pickers as NASA Space Shuttle Endeavour moves on Crenshaw Drive enroute to the California Science Center on October 13, 2012 in Inglewood, California. Endeavour is on its last mission - a 12-mile creep through city streets, past an eclectic mix of strip malls, mom-and-pop shops, tidy lawns and faded apartment buildings. Its final destination is the California Science Center in South Los Angeles where it will be put on display. NASA's Space Shuttle Program ended in 2011 after 30 years and 135 missions. (Photo by Wally Skalij-Pool/Getty Images)
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
INGLEWOOD, CA - OCTOBER 13: People watch as the Space Shuttle Endeavour arrives at the Forum enroute to the California Science Center on October 13, 2012 in Inglewood, California. Endeavour is on its last mission - a 12-mile creep through city streets, past an eclectic mix of strip malls, mom-and-pop shops, tidy lawns and faded apartment buildings. Its final destination is the California Science Center in South Los Angeles where it will be put on display. NASA's Space Shuttle Program ended in 2011 after 30 years and 135 missions. (Photo by Wally Skalij-Pool/Getty Images)
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
INGLEWOOD, CA - OCTOBER 13: Work crews set up a sign as the Space Shuttle Endeavour arrives at the Forum enroute to the California Science Center on October 13, 2012 in Inglewood, California. Endeavour is on its last mission - a 12-mile creep through city streets, past an eclectic mix of strip malls, mom-and-pop shops, tidy lawns and faded apartment buildings. Its final destination is the California Science Center in South Los Angeles where it will be put on display. NASA's Space Shuttle Program ended in 2011 after 30 years and 135 missions. (Photo by Jeff Gritchen-Pool/Getty Images)
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
INGLEWOOD, CA - OCTOBER 13: Amir Morris, 3, watches the Space Shuttle Endeavour being moved to the California Science Center on October 13, 2012 in Inglewood, California. The space shuttle Endeavour is on 12-mile journey from Los Angeles International Airport to the California Science Center to go on permanent public display. (Photo by Lucy Nicholson-Pool/Getty Images)
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
INGLEWOOD, CA - OCTOBER 13: The space shuttle Endeavour is transported to The Forum arena for a stopover and celebration on its way to the California Science Center from Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) on day two on October 12, 2012 in Inglewood, California. The space shuttle Endeavour is on 12-mile journey from Los Angeles International Airport to the California Science Center to go on permanent public display. (Photo by Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images)
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