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NASA Social - Atlantis Roll Over - Nov 1-2, 2012

I got to spend a couple of days at Kennedy Space Center in Florida to witness the final trip of NASA's Space Shuttle Atlantis, 12 miles from the Vehicle Assembly Building to the Visitor Complex.

Flickr photos from the album NASA Social - Atlantis Roll Over - Nov 1-2, 2012 by JR Hehnly (map)

Thu, 11/01/2012 - 08:20 - NASA Social's Jason Townsend handing out swag and our credentials - November 01, 2012 8:20:45 AM - Merritt Island, Florida (28.5230,-80.6822)NASA Social's Jason Townsend handing out swag and our credentials - November 01, 2012 8:20:45 AM - Merritt Island, Florida (28.5230,-80.6822)
Thu, 11/01/2012 - 09:39 - Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex rocket garden - November 01, 2012 9:39:09 AM - Merritt Island, Florida (28.5231,-80.6827)Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex rocket garden - November 01, 2012 9:39:09 AM - Merritt Island, Florida (28.5231,-80.6827)
Thu, 11/01/2012 - 09:57 - Jason giving our group the agenda and rules for the day - November 01, 2012 9:57:52 AM - Merritt Island, Florida (28.5243,-80.6804)Jason giving our group the agenda and rules for the day - November 01, 2012 9:57:52 AM - Merritt Island, Florida (28.5243,-80.6804)
Thu, 11/01/2012 - 10:05 - Astronauts Bob Crippen (first shuttle flight STS-1 pilot) and Jon McBride (STS-41-G pilot) hanging out in the parking lot. - November 01, 2012 10:05:26 AM - Merritt Island, Florida (28.5242,-80.6799)Astronauts Bob Crippen (first shuttle flight STS-1 pilot) and Jon McBride (STS-41-G pilot) hanging out in the parking lot. - November 01, 2012 10:05:26 AM - Merritt Island, Florida (28.5242,-80.6799)
Thu, 11/01/2012 - 10:21 - Electrical outlets are hard to find, so everyone takes device charging opportunities when they are located. - November 01, 2012 10:21:25 AM - Merritt Island, Florida (28.5242,-80.6798)Electrical outlets are hard to find, so everyone takes device charging opportunities when they are located. - November 01, 2012 10:21:25 AM - Merritt Island, Florida (28.5242,-80.6798)
Thu, 11/01/2012 - 11:07 - Hardhat tour of the Atlantis exhibit under construction at the Visitor Complex - November 01, 2012 11:07:45 AM - Merritt Island, Florida (28.5256,-80.6796)Hardhat tour of the Atlantis exhibit under construction at the Visitor Complex - November 01, 2012 11:07:45 AM - Merritt Island, Florida (28.5256,-80.6796)
Thu, 11/01/2012 - 11:08 - Hardhat tour of the Atlantis exhibit under construction at the Visitor Complex. This is where they will be pulling Atlantis in. - November 01, 2012 11:08:19 AM - Merritt Island, Florida (28.5257,-80.6797)Hardhat tour of the Atlantis exhibit under construction at the Visitor Complex. This is where they will be pulling Atlantis in. - November 01, 2012 11:08:19 AM - Merritt Island, Florida (28.5257,-80.6797)
Thu, 11/01/2012 - 11:11 - Hardhat tour of the Atlantis exhibit under construction at the Visitor Complex - November 01, 2012 11:11:33 AM - Merritt Island, Florida (28.5257,-80.6801)Hardhat tour of the Atlantis exhibit under construction at the Visitor Complex - November 01, 2012 11:11:33 AM - Merritt Island, Florida (28.5257,-80.6801)
Thu, 11/01/2012 - 11:18 - Hardhat tour of the Atlantis exhibit under construction at the Visitor Complex. This is the entrance, and these forms on the ground will be where they mount two full size solid rocket booster models, attached to a main fuel tank in the middle - November 01, 2012 11:18:03 AM - Merritt Island, Florida (28.5246,-80.6807)Hardhat tour of the Atlantis exhibit under construction at the Visitor Complex. This is the entrance, and these forms on the ground will be where they mount two full size solid rocket booster models, attached to a main fuel tank in the middle - November 01, 2012 11:18:03 AM - Merritt Island, Florida (28.5246,-80.6807)
Thu, 11/01/2012 - 11:22 - How cool would it be to have this parking spot! - November 01, 2012 11:22:32 AM - Merritt Island, Florida (28.5243,-80.6801)How cool would it be to have this parking spot! - November 01, 2012 11:22:32 AM - Merritt Island, Florida (28.5243,-80.6801)
Thu, 11/01/2012 - 11:23 - Hardhat tour of the Atlantis exhibit under construction at the Visitor Complex - November 01, 2012 11:23:49 AM - Merritt Island, Florida (28.5243,-80.6799)Hardhat tour of the Atlantis exhibit under construction at the Visitor Complex - November 01, 2012 11:23:49 AM - Merritt Island, Florida (28.5243,-80.6799)
Thu, 11/01/2012 - 13:02 - The entrance to NASA's Vehicle Assembly Building (VAB) - November 01, 2012 1:02:41 PM - Titusville, Florida (28.5848,-80.6503)The entrance to NASA's Vehicle Assembly Building (VAB) - November 01, 2012 1:02:41 PM - Titusville, Florida (28.5848,-80.6503)
Thu, 11/01/2012 - 13:03 - Inside NASA's massive Vehicle Assembly Building (VAB), 526 feet (160.3 m) tall. This is where the Apollo Saturn V rockets were assembled, as well as the Space Shuttle. The upcoming Space Launch System (SLS) rockets will be assembled here. - November 01, 2012 1:03:22 PM - Titusville, Florida (28.5848,-80.6507)Inside NASA's massive Vehicle Assembly Building (VAB), 526 feet (160.3 m) tall. This is where the Apollo Saturn V rockets were assembled, as well as the Space Shuttle. The upcoming Space Launch System (SLS) rockets will be assembled here. - November 01, 2012 1:03:22 PM - Titusville, Florida (28.5848,-80.6507)
Thu, 11/01/2012 - 13:04 - Old work platforms from the Apollo era are still in the building. - November 01, 2012 1:04:54 PM - Titusville, Florida (28.5850,-80.6505)Old work platforms from the Apollo era are still in the building. - November 01, 2012 1:04:54 PM - Titusville, Florida (28.5850,-80.6505)
Thu, 11/01/2012 - 13:04 - Inside NASA's massive Vehicle Assembly Building (VAB), 526 feet (160.3 m) tall. This is where the Apollo Saturn V rockets were assembled, as well as the Space Shuttle. The upcoming Space Launch System (SLS) rockets will be assembled here. - November 01, 2012 1:04:59 PM - Titusville, Florida (28.5849,-80.6506)Inside NASA's massive Vehicle Assembly Building (VAB), 526 feet (160.3 m) tall. This is where the Apollo Saturn V rockets were assembled, as well as the Space Shuttle. The upcoming Space Launch System (SLS) rockets will be assembled here. - November 01, 2012 1:04:59 PM - Titusville, Florida (28.5849,-80.6506)
Thu, 11/01/2012 - 13:06 - Inside NASA's massive Vehicle Assembly Building (VAB), 526 feet (160.3 m) tall. This is where the Apollo Saturn V rockets were assembled, as well as the Space Shuttle. The upcoming Space Launch System (SLS) rockets will be assembled here. - November 01, 2012 1:06:15 PM - Titusville, Florida (28.5854,-80.6507)Inside NASA's massive Vehicle Assembly Building (VAB), 526 feet (160.3 m) tall. This is where the Apollo Saturn V rockets were assembled, as well as the Space Shuttle. The upcoming Space Launch System (SLS) rockets will be assembled here. - November 01, 2012 1:06:15 PM - Titusville, Florida (28.5854,-80.6507)
Thu, 11/01/2012 - 13:07 - Banners that were hung in tribute to the Sapce Shuttles that passed through here - November 01, 2012 1:07:42 PM - Titusville, Florida (28.5852,-80.6506)Banners that were hung in tribute to the Sapce Shuttles that passed through here - November 01, 2012 1:07:42 PM - Titusville, Florida (28.5852,-80.6506)
Thu, 11/01/2012 - 13:07 - Banners that were hung in tribute to the Sapce Shuttles that passed through here - November 01, 2012 1:07:50 PM - Titusville, Florida (28.5851,-80.6506)Banners that were hung in tribute to the Sapce Shuttles that passed through here - November 01, 2012 1:07:50 PM - Titusville, Florida (28.5851,-80.6506)
Thu, 11/01/2012 - 13:08 - Inside NASA's massive Vehicle Assembly Building (VAB), 526 feet (160.3 m) tall. This is where the Apollo Saturn V rockets were assembled, as well as the Space Shuttle. The upcoming Space Launch System (SLS) rockets will be assembled here. - November 01, 2012 1:08:24 PM - Titusville, Florida (28.5855,-80.6507)Inside NASA's massive Vehicle Assembly Building (VAB), 526 feet (160.3 m) tall. This is where the Apollo Saturn V rockets were assembled, as well as the Space Shuttle. The upcoming Space Launch System (SLS) rockets will be assembled here. - November 01, 2012 1:08:24 PM - Titusville, Florida (28.5855,-80.6507)
Thu, 11/01/2012 - 13:09 - This is the underside of one of the shuttle mobile launcher platforms that the shuttles rode out to the launch pads. You can see the cutouts for the blasts from two solid rocket boosters and another for the main engines. 
More information is at en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mobile_Launcher_Platform - November 01, 2012 1:09:20 PM - Titusville, Florida (28.5852,-80.6507)This is the underside of one of the shuttle mobile launcher platforms that the shuttles rode out to the launch pads. You can see the cutouts for the blasts from two solid rocket boosters and another for the main engines. More information is at en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mobile_Launcher_Platform - November 01, 2012 1:09:20 PM - Titusville, Florida (28.5852,-80.6507)
Thu, 11/01/2012 - 13:09 - Two of the Vehicle Assembly Building's five bridge cranes are capable of supporting 325 tons! - November 01, 2012 1:09:35 PM - Titusville, Florida (28.5853,-80.6506)Two of the Vehicle Assembly Building's five bridge cranes are capable of supporting 325 tons! - November 01, 2012 1:09:35 PM - Titusville, Florida (28.5853,-80.6506)
Thu, 11/01/2012 - 13:12 - Two of the Vehicle Assembly Building's five bridge cranes are capable of supporting 325 tons! - November 01, 2012 1:12:59 PM - Titusville, Florida (28.5855,-80.6507)Two of the Vehicle Assembly Building's five bridge cranes are capable of supporting 325 tons! - November 01, 2012 1:12:59 PM - Titusville, Florida (28.5855,-80.6507)
Thu, 11/01/2012 - 13:14 - We turned a corner and noticed there was a Space Shuttle parked here! - November 01, 2012 1:14:22 PM - Titusville, Florida (28.5857,-80.6510)We turned a corner and noticed there was a Space Shuttle parked here! - November 01, 2012 1:14:22 PM - Titusville, Florida (28.5857,-80.6510)
Thu, 11/01/2012 - 13:15 - We were told that prior to the Shuttle retirement the only way to get as close as we were today was to be an employee in the VAB. - November 01, 2012 1:15:16 PM - Titusville, Florida (28.5859,-80.6511)We were told that prior to the Shuttle retirement the only way to get as close as we were today was to be an employee in the VAB. - November 01, 2012 1:15:16 PM - Titusville, Florida (28.5859,-80.6511)
Thu, 11/01/2012 - 13:24 - We were told that prior to the Shuttle retirement the only way to get as close as we were today was to be an employee in the VAB. - November 01, 2012 1:24:24 PM - Titusville, Florida (28.5857,-80.6510)We were told that prior to the Shuttle retirement the only way to get as close as we were today was to be an employee in the VAB. - November 01, 2012 1:24:24 PM - Titusville, Florida (28.5857,-80.6510)
Thu, 11/01/2012 - 13:27 - We were told that prior to the Shuttle retirement the only way to get as close as we were today was to be an employee in the VAB. - November 01, 2012 1:27:30 PM - Titusville, Florida (28.5858,-80.6508)We were told that prior to the Shuttle retirement the only way to get as close as we were today was to be an employee in the VAB. - November 01, 2012 1:27:30 PM - Titusville, Florida (28.5858,-80.6508)
Thu, 11/01/2012 - 13:29 - Learning about the upcoming changes to the Vehicle Assembly Building (VAB) needed to support the new Space Launch System rockets. - November 01, 2012 1:29:55 PM - Titusville, Florida (28.5860,-80.6506)Learning about the upcoming changes to the Vehicle Assembly Building (VAB) needed to support the new Space Launch System rockets. - November 01, 2012 1:29:55 PM - Titusville, Florida (28.5860,-80.6506)
Thu, 11/01/2012 - 13:32 - Indide NASA's Vehicle Assembly Building (VAB) - November 01, 2012 1:32:26 PM - Titusville, Florida (28.5860,-80.6506)Indide NASA's Vehicle Assembly Building (VAB) - November 01, 2012 1:32:26 PM - Titusville, Florida (28.5860,-80.6506)
Thu, 11/01/2012 - 13:32 - Indide NASA's Vehicle Assembly Building (VAB) - November 01, 2012 1:32:49 PM - Titusville, Florida (28.5859,-80.6508)Indide NASA's Vehicle Assembly Building (VAB) - November 01, 2012 1:32:49 PM - Titusville, Florida (28.5859,-80.6508)
Thu, 11/01/2012 - 13:36 - Learning about the upcoming changes to the Vehicle Assembly Building (VAB) needed to support the new Space Launch System rockets. - November 01, 2012 1:36:45 PM - Titusville, Florida (28.5860,-80.6506)Learning about the upcoming changes to the Vehicle Assembly Building (VAB) needed to support the new Space Launch System rockets. - November 01, 2012 1:36:45 PM - Titusville, Florida (28.5860,-80.6506)
Thu, 11/01/2012 - 13:38 - Space Shuttle support equipment no longer needed, boxed up and prepared for disposal. - November 01, 2012 1:38:34 PM - Titusville, Florida (28.5850,-80.6507)Space Shuttle support equipment no longer needed, boxed up and prepared for disposal. - November 01, 2012 1:38:34 PM - Titusville, Florida (28.5850,-80.6507)
Thu, 11/01/2012 - 13:39 - Space Shuttle support equipment no longer needed, boxed up and prepared for disposal. - November 01, 2012 1:39:15 PM - Titusville, Florida (28.5850,-80.6507)Space Shuttle support equipment no longer needed, boxed up and prepared for disposal. - November 01, 2012 1:39:15 PM - Titusville, Florida (28.5850,-80.6507)
Thu, 11/01/2012 - 13:39 - Some images of shuttles being prepared in the Vehicle Assembly Building - November 01, 2012 1:39:41 PM - Titusville, Florida (28.5853,-80.6505)Some images of shuttles being prepared in the Vehicle Assembly Building - November 01, 2012 1:39:41 PM - Titusville, Florida (28.5853,-80.6505)
Thu, 11/01/2012 - 13:40 - Indide NASA's Vehicle Assembly Building (VAB) - November 01, 2012 1:40:10 PM - Titusville, Florida (28.5849,-80.6505)Indide NASA's Vehicle Assembly Building (VAB) - November 01, 2012 1:40:10 PM - Titusville, Florida (28.5849,-80.6505)
Thu, 11/01/2012 - 13:40 - Boarding our bus outside NASA's Vehicle Assembly Building (VAB) - November 01, 2012 1:40:59 PM - Titusville, Florida (28.5848,-80.6503)Boarding our bus outside NASA's Vehicle Assembly Building (VAB) - November 01, 2012 1:40:59 PM - Titusville, Florida (28.5848,-80.6503)
Thu, 11/01/2012 - 13:47 - NASA's massive Vehicle Assembly Building (VAB), 526 feet (160.3 m) tall. This is where the Apollo Saturn V rockets were assembled, as well as the Space Shuttle. The upcoming Space Launch System (SLS) rockets will be assembled here. 
en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vehicle_Assembly_Building - November 01, 2012 1:47:09 PM - Titusville, Florida (28.5819,-80.6462)NASA's massive Vehicle Assembly Building (VAB), 526 feet (160.3 m) tall. This is where the Apollo Saturn V rockets were assembled, as well as the Space Shuttle. The upcoming Space Launch System (SLS) rockets will be assembled here. en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vehicle_Assembly_Building - November 01, 2012 1:47:09 PM - Titusville, Florida (28.5819,-80.6462)
Thu, 11/01/2012 - 15:16 - NASA's famous Countdown Clock, with Launch Pad 39A visible in the distance. - November 01, 2012 3:16:56 PM - Titusville, Florida (28.5822,-80.6456)NASA's famous Countdown Clock, with Launch Pad 39A visible in the distance. - November 01, 2012 3:16:56 PM - Titusville, Florida (28.5822,-80.6456)
Thu, 11/01/2012 - 15:17 - NASA's famous Countdown Clock, with Launch Pad 39A visible in the distance. - November 01, 2012 3:17:22 PM - Titusville, Florida (28.5822,-80.6453)NASA's famous Countdown Clock, with Launch Pad 39A visible in the distance. - November 01, 2012 3:17:22 PM - Titusville, Florida (28.5822,-80.6453)
Thu, 11/01/2012 - 15:18 - NASA's massive Vehicle Assembly Building (VAB), 526 feet (160.3 m) tall. This is where the Apollo Saturn V rockets were assembled, as well as the Space Shuttle. The upcoming Space Launch System (SLS) rockets will be assembled here. 
en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vehicle_Assembly_Building - November 01, 2012 3:18:43 PM - Titusville, Florida (28.5821,-80.6458)NASA's massive Vehicle Assembly Building (VAB), 526 feet (160.3 m) tall. This is where the Apollo Saturn V rockets were assembled, as well as the Space Shuttle. The upcoming Space Launch System (SLS) rockets will be assembled here. en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vehicle_Assembly_Building - November 01, 2012 3:18:43 PM - Titusville, Florida (28.5821,-80.6458)
Thu, 11/01/2012 - 15:42 - The most random thing I saw today was actor Luke Wilson standing on the side of the road near the shuttle launch pad. - November 01, 2012 3:42:25 PM - Brevard, Florida (28.6063,-80.5970)The most random thing I saw today was actor Luke Wilson standing on the side of the road near the shuttle launch pad. - November 01, 2012 3:42:25 PM - Brevard, Florida (28.6063,-80.5970)
Thu, 11/01/2012 - 15:43 - The most random thing I saw today was actor Luke Wilson standing on the side of the road near the shuttle launch pad. - November 01, 2012 3:43:29 PM - Brevard, Florida (28.6065,-80.5979)The most random thing I saw today was actor Luke Wilson standing on the side of the road near the shuttle launch pad. - November 01, 2012 3:43:29 PM - Brevard, Florida (28.6065,-80.5979)
Thu, 11/01/2012 - 15:46 - Launch Pad 39A, used for both Apollo and Space Shuttle launches. 
en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Kennedy_Space_Center_Launch_Complex_39 - November 01, 2012 3:46:57 PM - Brevard, Florida (28.6034,-80.6038)Launch Pad 39A, used for both Apollo and Space Shuttle launches. en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Kennedy_Space_Center_Launch_Complex_39 - November 01, 2012 3:46:57 PM - Brevard, Florida (28.6034,-80.6038)
Thu, 11/01/2012 - 16:05 - Learning about the Orion spacecraft currently under development. 
Read about it at en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Orion_(spacecraft) - November 01, 2012 4:05:38 PM - Merritt Island, Florida (28.5239,-80.6830)Learning about the Orion spacecraft currently under development. Read about it at en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Orion_(spacecraft) - November 01, 2012 4:05:38 PM - Merritt Island, Florida (28.5239,-80.6830)
Fri, 11/02/2012 - 09:18 - Our group preparing for Day 2 at the Rocket Garden - November 02, 2012 9:18:39 AM - , (28.5233,-80.6829)Our group preparing for Day 2 at the Rocket Garden - November 02, 2012 9:18:39 AM - , (28.5233,-80.6829)
Fri, 11/02/2012 - 09:43 - Apparently nobody in our group is tall enough to ride! - November 02, 2012 9:43:50 AM - , (28.5244,-80.6806)Apparently nobody in our group is tall enough to ride! - November 02, 2012 9:43:50 AM - , (28.5244,-80.6806)
Fri, 11/02/2012 - 11:05 - NASA Administrator Charles Bolden visited our group and took time to answer our questions. - November 02, 2012 11:05:30 AM - , (28.5243,-80.6806)NASA Administrator Charles Bolden visited our group and took time to answer our questions. - November 02, 2012 11:05:30 AM - , (28.5243,-80.6806)
Fri, 11/02/2012 - 11:22 - NASA Crew Transport Vehicle - November 02, 2012 11:22:18 AM - , (28.5120,-80.6742)NASA Crew Transport Vehicle - November 02, 2012 11:22:18 AM - , (28.5120,-80.6742)
Fri, 11/02/2012 - 11:26 - Jason giving our group details of the day's events - November 02, 2012 11:26:42 AM - , (28.5123,-80.6741)Jason giving our group details of the day's events - November 02, 2012 11:26:42 AM - , (28.5123,-80.6741)
Fri, 11/02/2012 - 11:31 - A model of the Dream Chaser, a space plane currently being developed by the Sierra Nevada Corporation. 
en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Dream_Chaser - November 02, 2012 11:31:42 AM - , (28.5126,-80.6744)A model of the Dream Chaser, a space plane currently being developed by the Sierra Nevada Corporation. en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Dream_Chaser - November 02, 2012 11:31:42 AM - , (28.5126,-80.6744)
Fri, 11/02/2012 - 11:39 - Oroin space capsule model - November 02, 2012 11:39:54 AM - , (28.5127,-80.6745)Oroin space capsule model - November 02, 2012 11:39:54 AM - , (28.5127,-80.6745)
Fri, 11/02/2012 - 11:43 - Waiting for Atlantis to arrive - November 02, 2012 11:43:14 AM - , (28.5138,-80.6742)Waiting for Atlantis to arrive - November 02, 2012 11:43:14 AM - , (28.5138,-80.6742)
Fri, 11/02/2012 - 11:50 - Here comes Atlantis, peeking through the trees - November 02, 2012 11:50:50 AM - , (28.5138,-80.6742)Here comes Atlantis, peeking through the trees - November 02, 2012 11:50:50 AM - , (28.5138,-80.6742)
Fri, 11/02/2012 - 11:54 - The Space Shuttle Atlantis finally arrives! - November 02, 2012 11:54:46 AM - , (28.5138,-80.6742)The Space Shuttle Atlantis finally arrives! - November 02, 2012 11:54:46 AM - , (28.5138,-80.6742)
Fri, 11/02/2012 - 11:59 - The Space Shuttle Atlantis finally arrives! - November 02, 2012 11:59:00 AM - , (28.5138,-80.6742)The Space Shuttle Atlantis finally arrives! - November 02, 2012 11:59:00 AM - , (28.5138,-80.6742)
Fri, 11/02/2012 - 12:00 - The Space Shuttle Atlantis finally arrives! - November 02, 2012 12:00:41 PM - , (28.5138,-80.6742)The Space Shuttle Atlantis finally arrives! - November 02, 2012 12:00:41 PM - , (28.5138,-80.6742)
Fri, 11/02/2012 - 12:02 - Space Shuttle Atlantis - November 02, 2012 12:02:41 PM - , (28.5138,-80.6742)Space Shuttle Atlantis - November 02, 2012 12:02:41 PM - , (28.5138,-80.6742)
Fri, 11/02/2012 - 12:03 - Space Shuttle Atlantis - November 02, 2012 12:03:07 PM - , (28.5138,-80.6742)Space Shuttle Atlantis - November 02, 2012 12:03:07 PM - , (28.5138,-80.6742)
Fri, 11/02/2012 - 12:07 - Space Shuttle Atlantis - November 02, 2012 12:07:21 PM - , (28.5137,-80.6742)Space Shuttle Atlantis - November 02, 2012 12:07:21 PM - , (28.5137,-80.6742)
Fri, 11/02/2012 - 12:09 - Space Shuttle Atlantis - November 02, 2012 12:09:57 PM - , (28.5135,-80.6741)Space Shuttle Atlantis - November 02, 2012 12:09:57 PM - , (28.5135,-80.6741)
Fri, 11/02/2012 - 12:27 - Space Shuttle Atlantis - November 02, 2012 12:27:17 PM - , (28.5136,-80.6747)Space Shuttle Atlantis - November 02, 2012 12:27:17 PM - , (28.5136,-80.6747)
Fri, 11/02/2012 - 12:27 - Space Shuttle Atlantis - November 02, 2012 12:27:52 PM - , (28.5139,-80.6747)Space Shuttle Atlantis - November 02, 2012 12:27:52 PM - , (28.5139,-80.6747)
Fri, 11/02/2012 - 12:47 - Space Shuttle Atlantis - November 02, 2012 12:47:23 PM - , (28.5132,-80.6744)Space Shuttle Atlantis - November 02, 2012 12:47:23 PM - , (28.5132,-80.6744)
Fri, 11/02/2012 - 12:58 - Space Shuttle Atlantis - November 02, 2012 12:58:51 PM - , (28.5134,-80.6743)Space Shuttle Atlantis - November 02, 2012 12:58:51 PM - , (28.5134,-80.6743)
Fri, 11/02/2012 - 13:09 - Group shot with some of my new NASA Social friends - November 02, 2012 1:09:40 PM - , (28.5135,-80.6745)Group shot with some of my new NASA Social friends - November 02, 2012 1:09:40 PM - , (28.5135,-80.6745)
Fri, 11/02/2012 - 13:18 - Space Shuttle Atlantis - November 02, 2012 1:18:50 PM - , (28.5135,-80.6745)Space Shuttle Atlantis - November 02, 2012 1:18:50 PM - , (28.5135,-80.6745)
Fri, 11/02/2012 - 13:19 - Space Shuttle Atlantis - November 02, 2012 1:19:11 PM - , (28.5135,-80.6745)Space Shuttle Atlantis - November 02, 2012 1:19:11 PM - , (28.5135,-80.6745)
Fri, 11/02/2012 - 13:19 - Space Shuttle Atlantis - November 02, 2012 1:19:13 PM - , (28.5135,-80.6745)Space Shuttle Atlantis - November 02, 2012 1:19:13 PM - , (28.5135,-80.6745)
Fri, 11/02/2012 - 13:21 - Space Shuttle Atlantis - November 02, 2012 1:21:20 PM - , (28.5136,-80.6740)Space Shuttle Atlantis - November 02, 2012 1:21:20 PM - , (28.5136,-80.6740)
Fri, 11/02/2012 - 13:30 - Our group recharges and posts to social media, ignoring a SPACE SHUTTLE still parked nearby. - November 02, 2012 1:30:09 PM - , (28.5141,-80.6740)Our group recharges and posts to social media, ignoring a SPACE SHUTTLE still parked nearby. - November 02, 2012 1:30:09 PM - , (28.5141,-80.6740)
Fri, 11/02/2012 - 13:36 - Tweeting space shuttle pictures can really make a person thirsty! Thankfully, there were beverage vendors on hand to help. - November 02, 2012 1:36:01 PM - , (28.5130,-80.6748)Tweeting space shuttle pictures can really make a person thirsty! Thankfully, there were beverage vendors on hand to help. - November 02, 2012 1:36:01 PM - , (28.5130,-80.6748)
Fri, 11/02/2012 - 14:02 - A model of the Dream Chaser, a space plane currently being developed by the Sierra Nevada Corporation. 
en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Dream_Chaser - November 02, 2012 2:02:02 PM - , (28.5132,-80.6749)A model of the Dream Chaser, a space plane currently being developed by the Sierra Nevada Corporation. en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Dream_Chaser - November 02, 2012 2:02:02 PM - , (28.5132,-80.6749)
Fri, 11/02/2012 - 14:16 - A model of the SpaceX Dragon, with seats for 7 inside - November 02, 2012 2:16:44 PM - , (28.5134,-80.6750)A model of the SpaceX Dragon, with seats for 7 inside - November 02, 2012 2:16:44 PM - , (28.5134,-80.6750)
Fri, 11/02/2012 - 14:29 - Space Shuttle Atlantis - November 02, 2012 2:29:24 PM - , (28.5135,-80.6745)Space Shuttle Atlantis - November 02, 2012 2:29:24 PM - , (28.5135,-80.6745)
Fri, 11/02/2012 - 14:31 - Space Shuttle Atlantis - November 02, 2012 2:31:20 PM - , (28.5135,-80.6745)Space Shuttle Atlantis - November 02, 2012 2:31:20 PM - , (28.5135,-80.6745)
Fri, 11/02/2012 - 14:32 - Space Shuttle Atlantis - November 02, 2012 2:32:20 PM - , (28.5135,-80.6745)Space Shuttle Atlantis - November 02, 2012 2:32:20 PM - , (28.5135,-80.6745)
Fri, 11/02/2012 - 14:32 - Space Shuttle Atlantis - November 02, 2012 2:32:29 PM - , (28.5135,-80.6745)Space Shuttle Atlantis - November 02, 2012 2:32:29 PM - , (28.5135,-80.6745)
Fri, 11/02/2012 - 14:32 - A close-up of some of the tiles left untouched showing the marks of their recent return from space - November 02, 2012 2:32:41 PM - , (28.5135,-80.6745)A close-up of some of the tiles left untouched showing the marks of their recent return from space - November 02, 2012 2:32:41 PM - , (28.5135,-80.6745)
Fri, 11/02/2012 - 14:32 - A close-up of some of the tiles left untouched showing the marks of their recent return from space - November 02, 2012 2:32:47 PM - , (28.5135,-80.6745)A close-up of some of the tiles left untouched showing the marks of their recent return from space - November 02, 2012 2:32:47 PM - , (28.5135,-80.6745)
Fri, 11/02/2012 - 14:33 - Space Shuttle Atlantis - November 02, 2012 2:33:38 PM - , (28.5135,-80.6745)Space Shuttle Atlantis - November 02, 2012 2:33:38 PM - , (28.5135,-80.6745)
Fri, 11/02/2012 - 15:07 - Atlantis continuing her final journey to the Visitor Complex - November 02, 2012 3:07:57 PM - , (28.5124,-80.6740)Atlantis continuing her final journey to the Visitor Complex - November 02, 2012 3:07:57 PM - , (28.5124,-80.6740)
Fri, 11/02/2012 - 15:10 - Atlantis continuing her final journey to the Visitor Complex - November 02, 2012 3:10:33 PM - , (28.5113,-80.6740)Atlantis continuing her final journey to the Visitor Complex - November 02, 2012 3:10:33 PM - , (28.5113,-80.6740)
Fri, 11/02/2012 - 15:12 - A bird tagged getting a free ride on the vertical stabilizer - November 02, 2012 3:12:43 PM - , (28.5113,-80.6740)A bird tagged getting a free ride on the vertical stabilizer - November 02, 2012 3:12:43 PM - , (28.5113,-80.6740)
Fri, 11/02/2012 - 15:15 - Atlantis continuing her final journey to the Visitor Complex - November 02, 2012 3:15:36 PM - , (28.5115,-80.6742)Atlantis continuing her final journey to the Visitor Complex - November 02, 2012 3:15:36 PM - , (28.5115,-80.6742)
Fri, 11/02/2012 - 15:16 - Atlantis continuing her final journey to the Visitor Complex - November 02, 2012 3:16:30 PM - , (28.5115,-80.6742)Atlantis continuing her final journey to the Visitor Complex - November 02, 2012 3:16:30 PM - , (28.5115,-80.6742)
Fri, 11/02/2012 - 15:20 - Atlantis continuing her final journey to the Visitor Complex - November 02, 2012 3:20:00 PM - , (28.5119,-80.6742)Atlantis continuing her final journey to the Visitor Complex - November 02, 2012 3:20:00 PM - , (28.5119,-80.6742)
Fri, 11/02/2012 - 17:13 - Upon arriving at the Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex, Atlantis was joined by a large group of astronauts representing all previous US space programs. - November 02, 2012 5:13:10 PM - , (28.5258,-80.6824)Upon arriving at the Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex, Atlantis was joined by a large group of astronauts representing all previous US space programs. - November 02, 2012 5:13:10 PM - , (28.5258,-80.6824)
Fri, 11/02/2012 - 17:18 - Upon arriving at the Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex, Atlantis was joined by a large group of astronauts representing all previous US space programs. - November 02, 2012 5:18:02 PM - , (28.5258,-80.6823)Upon arriving at the Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex, Atlantis was joined by a large group of astronauts representing all previous US space programs. - November 02, 2012 5:18:02 PM - , (28.5258,-80.6823)
Fri, 11/02/2012 - 17:21 - Upon arriving at the Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex, Atlantis was joined by a large group of astronauts representing all previous US space programs. - November 02, 2012 5:21:15 PM - , (28.5258,-80.6823)Upon arriving at the Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex, Atlantis was joined by a large group of astronauts representing all previous US space programs. - November 02, 2012 5:21:15 PM - , (28.5258,-80.6823)
Fri, 11/02/2012 - 17:23 - Upon arriving at the Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex, Atlantis was joined by a large group of astronauts representing all previous US space programs. - November 02, 2012 5:23:53 PM - , (28.5258,-80.6823)Upon arriving at the Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex, Atlantis was joined by a large group of astronauts representing all previous US space programs. - November 02, 2012 5:23:53 PM - , (28.5258,-80.6823)
Fri, 11/02/2012 - 17:27 - Upon arriving at the Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex, Atlantis was joined by a large group of astronauts representing all previous US space programs. - November 02, 2012 5:27:04 PM - , (28.5258,-80.6823)Upon arriving at the Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex, Atlantis was joined by a large group of astronauts representing all previous US space programs. - November 02, 2012 5:27:04 PM - , (28.5258,-80.6823)
Fri, 11/02/2012 - 17:27 - Upon arriving at the Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex, Atlantis was joined by a large group of astronauts representing all previous US space programs. - November 02, 2012 5:27:28 PM - , (28.5258,-80.6823)Upon arriving at the Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex, Atlantis was joined by a large group of astronauts representing all previous US space programs. - November 02, 2012 5:27:28 PM - , (28.5258,-80.6823)
Fri, 11/02/2012 - 17:29 - Upon arriving at the Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex, Atlantis was joined by a large group of astronauts representing all previous US space programs. - November 02, 2012 5:29:21 PM - , (28.5258,-80.6823)Upon arriving at the Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex, Atlantis was joined by a large group of astronauts representing all previous US space programs. - November 02, 2012 5:29:21 PM - , (28.5258,-80.6823)
Fri, 11/02/2012 - 17:31 - Upon arriving at the Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex, Atlantis was joined by a large group of astronauts representing all previous US space programs. - November 02, 2012 5:31:00 PM - , (28.5258,-80.6823)Upon arriving at the Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex, Atlantis was joined by a large group of astronauts representing all previous US space programs. - November 02, 2012 5:31:00 PM - , (28.5258,-80.6823)
Fri, 11/02/2012 - 17:31 - Upon arriving at the Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex, Atlantis was joined by a large group of astronauts representing all previous US space programs. - November 02, 2012 5:31:05 PM - , (28.5258,-80.6823)Upon arriving at the Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex, Atlantis was joined by a large group of astronauts representing all previous US space programs. - November 02, 2012 5:31:05 PM - , (28.5258,-80.6823)
Fri, 11/02/2012 - 17:39 - The journey of Atlantis lasted all day. Fortunately, they brought along facilities for the transport crew. - November 02, 2012 5:39:00 PM - , (28.5258,-80.6823)The journey of Atlantis lasted all day. Fortunately, they brought along facilities for the transport crew. - November 02, 2012 5:39:00 PM - , (28.5258,-80.6823)
Fri, 11/02/2012 - 19:08 - Fireworks celebrate the arrival of Atlantis to the Visitor Complex - November 02, 2012 7:08:07 PM - , (28.5242,-80.6811)Fireworks celebrate the arrival of Atlantis to the Visitor Complex - November 02, 2012 7:08:07 PM - , (28.5242,-80.6811)
Fri, 11/02/2012 - 19:23 - The day ended with the ISS passing over., visible as the white streak in this time-lapse - November 02, 2012 7:23:47 PM - , (28.5242,-80.6811)The day ended with the ISS passing over., visible as the white streak in this time-lapse - November 02, 2012 7:23:47 PM - , (28.5242,-80.6811)