Endeavour went to the last flight

Shuttle Endeavour off on its final mission - a specially equipped Boeing 747 space shuttle takes off from Cape Canaveral, Florida to Los Angeles, California with a stop in Houston.

Endeavour went to the last flight

On October 12 in Los Angeles will be held unprecedented operation - Endeavour, a width of 24 meters and a height greater than the height of a 5-storey building, will be transported from the airport to the California Science Center, where it will remain forever. To shuttle was able to overcome the way length of 19 km, in the city will have to cut down about 400 trees and raise the electrical wires and telecommunication cables.

Endeavour went to the last flight

Endeavour takes off from the Kennedy Space Center.

Endeavour went to the last flight

Tree cutting has already begun. Other shuttles will remain on the East Coast of the U.S. - Atlantis at the Kennedy Space Center in Florida, Discovery - the museum, near Washington, and Enterprise - on display at New York.

Endeavour went to the last flight

Power company employee is preparing to climb the wire.

Endeavour went to the last flight

In Los Angeles, in order to bring in Endeavour, cut down about 400 trees.

Endeavour went to the last flight

Endeavour arrived in Houston.

Endeavour went to the last flight