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ET-120 Prepares to Leave Michoud
ET-120 rolls out at Michoud Assembly Facility.

Space shuttle external tank ET-120 was shipped by barge from NASA's Michoud Assembly Facility in New Orleans to the Kennedy Space Center, Fla. -- an 850-mile journey. The tank departed the Michoud harbor July 24 and is expected to arrive in Florida July 29. ET-120 is slated to fly on the STS-120 mission, targeted for October 2007.

Image credit: Lockheed Martin

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