Endeavour mounted on its temporary home


The space shuttle Endeavour being placed on its transporter Saturday morning at LAX. That's the carrier that will ferry Endeavour across Inglewood and South Los Angeles Oct. 12-13 to the California Science Center. Photos from NASA/Paul E. Alers; his gallery from LAX

Video: Endeavour being rolled into its hangar.

Video below: All loaded up and starting to move.

De-mating the shuttle from the NASA 747 it rode in on:


Local aerospace note: SpaceX in Hawthorne and NASA have scheduled the next launch of the company's Falcon 9 rocket and Dragon cargo capsule for Sunday, Oct. 7, to resupply the International Space Station. The launch would take place at the Cape Canaveral Air Force Station in Florida.

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