Last Journey Begins
At NASA's Kennedy Space Center in Florida, space shuttle Atlantis begins its 10-mile journey to the Kennedy Visitor Complex where it will be put on public display.
As part of transition and retirement of the Space Shuttle Program, Atlantis is to be displayed at Kennedy's Visitor Complex beginning in the summer of 2013. Over the course of its 26-year career, Atlantis traveled 125,935,769 miles during 307 days in space over 33 missions. Image credit: NASA/ Kim Shiflett Nov. 2, 2012