Backstage at Endeavour’s welcome home party
After its final journey, the Space Shuttle Endeavour, atop the Boeing 747 that carried it across the country, sits at rest at Los Angeles International Airport on Sept. 21, 2012.
If you were just about anywhere in California last Friday, you probably had your head tilted up, scanning the skies for a very rare chance to see a Space Shuttle fly overhead.
This was the final flight of Endeavour, the last Space Shuttle built, as it made its way across and around the Golden State atop a specially outfitted Boeing 747 before landing in Los Angeles, where it will reside…
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