Photo Friday 29.7.2011: Enormous photo friday Add comments Jul 292011 This is the Enterprise. The space shuttle that never flew in space. Now resting in the Udvar-Hazy extension to the National Air and Space Museum in Virginia. Photo Friday 29.7.2011: Enormous. ShareFacebook 2 Responses to “Photo Friday 29.7.2011: Enormous” Musicnaut says: August 2, 2011 at 00:38 Amazing! Did they allow you to go inside, any photos? It’s so sad, the space shuttle was one of those things from the “good era” and now it’s gone too… Reply lavonardo says: August 2, 2011 at 10:38 Nope, no-one’s allowed inside almost all of the planes/spacecraft (I bet it’s a safety issue – the visitors would conk their heads on pipes or bulkheads and then sue Smithsonian for emotional distress). And the space age is indeed quickly drawing to a close – with the grounding of the shuttle the US launch capabilities are now gone and considering the budgetary fights of the administration, Obama probably isn’t targeting NASA as a big beneficiary in the near future either. Reply Leave a Reply Cancel reply Name (required) E-mail (required) URI Your Comment You may use these HTML tags and attributes: <a href="" title=""> <abbr title=""> <acronym title=""> <b> <blockquote cite=""> <cite> <code> <del datetime=""> <em> <i> <q cite=""> <strike> <strong> Notify me of follow-up comments by email. Notify me of new posts by email.