Low And Slow Over Tucson Skies ~ The Space Shuttle Makes Its Final Flight!

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Real Estate Broker/Owner with KGC Properties LLC, Tucson Property Management & Real Estate

The space shuttle that flew on NASA’s next-to-last shuttle flight is expected to make an appearance today in the Tucson skies on its way to its final home in California.

The Space Shuttle Endeavour will fly over the city of Tucson sometime between 11:30am and noon.  According to news reports, the shuttle, mounted atop a 747 jet, will fly low and slow to honor former U.S. Rep. Gabrielle Gifford’s and her husband, Mark Kelly, a former astronaut who commanded Endeavour’s final mission to space in May 2011, who requested the special flyover.

According to NASA, the aircraft ferrying the shuttle drops to an altitude of about 1,500 feet when it performs its low-level flyovers during this final trip!  Lucky to be in Tucson and able to watch this happen today!

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Tim Lorenz
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We have the Space Shuttle flying over us at low altitude in one hour.  Get your cameras ready.

September 20, 2012 09:13 AM #1
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Barbara Todaro
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Hi Gab.... take some photos....what a spectacular, memorable sight....

September 20, 2012 09:20 AM #2
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James Dray
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Morning Gabreille I'm sure there will be someone outside to take photos of the event.  I look forward to seeing them.

September 21, 2012 04:36 AM #3
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Gabe Sanders
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That's a very nice thing for them to do.  Hope it all works as planned.

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I saw this on the news last night. What a special moment for Gabrielle and her husband.

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