- SPACE.com via Yahoo! NewsAug 17 09:43 AM
NASA's space shuttle Endeavour, retired and on exhibit in Los Angeles for the past three years, has been called back into service — or rather, parts of it have — for the benefit of the International Space Station. A NASA team working this week at the California Science Center will remove four tanks from deep inside the winged orbiter to comprise a water storage system for the space station. "The...
- Associated Press via Yahoo! NewsAug 19 01:17 PM
LOS ANGELES (AP) — The space shuttle Endeavour is retired and on display at the California Science Center, but it's still contributing to the space program.
- Brandon SunAug 29 01:02 AM
When opportunity rang, Nikita Shaurette picked up the phone. Shaurette, who owns and operates Shuttle Bug Tours and Charter Services, started the local bus service five years ago in the Riding Mountain National Park area. While it was no secret it was difficult for patrons of a local...
- CBC via Yahoo Canada NewsAug 28 09:18 AM
There's now a detailed plan to shuttle people to an international rugby game in Halifax that's dealing with a sudden change in venue after its original location was deemed unsafe. Team Canada is set to play the Glasgow Warriors on Saturday. "This week was the first opportunity the players and their coaches had to view the field, and the decision on its condition was theirs," said Jennifer Stairs...
- ABC 7 Gulfshore NewsAug 27 11:56 AM
(CNN) -- Here's a look at NASA's Space Shuttle Program which ended in 2011 after 135 missions. Facts: The space shuttle is the "world's first reusable spacecraft," launching like a rocket, orbiting like a spacecraft, and landing like a plane.
- SPACE.com via Yahoo! NewsAug 13 04:36 AM
Space Center Houston, which serves as the visitor center for the NASA Johnson Space Center, has announced Jan. 23, 2016 as the opening date for Independence Plaza, its new $12 million complex featuring a full size replica of the shuttle orbiter mounted on top of the historic first Shuttle Carrier Aircraft (SCA). "Completing Independence Plaza is the result of years of planning," Richard Allen ...
- The Hendersonville Times-NewsAug 27 01:42 AM
Published: Thursday, August 27, 2015 at 4:30 a.m. Last Modified: Wednesday, August 26, 2015 at 6:02 p.m. Hunter Auto Group will provide shuttle service from Hunter Nissan to downtown Hendersonville for the 2015 Apple Festival from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Sept. 4 through Sept. 6.
- SPACE.com via Yahoo! NewsAug 27 03:36 PM
New behind-the-scenes photos reveal how the water storage tanks deep inside NASA's retired space shuttles Atlantis and Endeavour were recently removed by the space agency for future use on the International Space Station. The photographs of the shuttle tank removals, which were shared with collectSPACEby NASA workers at the Kennedy Space Center in Florida and by the manager for Endeavour's ...
Weekend-only shuttle busing, schedule adjustments to take effect at West Trenton, Yardley, Woodbourne train stationsYardley NewsAug 28 12:00 AM
BUCKS COUNTY Anyone planning on catching a weekend train from the West Trenton or Yardley stations between now and early October will be hopping onboard a shuttle bus instead for the first leg of their journey on the West Trenton Line.
- New Orleans Times-PicayuneAug 28 08:24 AM
Baton Rouge's transit system is again offering up its "Touchdown Express" shuttle for LSU football games.