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Final frontiers

Posted August 2, 2011

It's a tale of two shuttle programs. has an excellent collection of pictures from the final mission of Space Shuttle Atlantis in its "The Big Picture" feature.  Some of the photos are truly spectacular.

Then, click here to have a look at what's left of the abandoned infrastructure from Russia's defunct space shuttle program.



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  • cbarnett Aug 2, 2:41 p.m.

    Cool - just saw the Buran on Google Earth. Giant facility!

  • 3stoogesfan Aug 2, 2:39 p.m.

    Fascinating photos! Thanks for sharing them with us Brian.

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