NASA 911, a retired Shuttle Carrier Aircraft that ferried NASA’s space shuttles across the country for more than three decades, made its final journey on Friday.
The modified Boeing 747 jetliner was towed to Palmdale’s Joe Davies Heritage Airpark for permanent display.
Sights from NASA 911’s final journey
The Joe Davies Heritage Airpark is located along Rancho Vista Boulevard, just west of 25th Street East in Palmdale. Designed to highlight the aerospace heritage of the Antelope Valley, the Airpark features almost 25 historic aircraft and related artifacts in an outdoor park-like setting. It is open to the public, free of charge, from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Friday, Saturday and Sunday.
Guided tours are also available Monday through Saturday upon request. For more information, visit: http://www.cityofpalmdale.org/Airpark