Space Shuttle Enterprise Moves to Intrepid

The shuttle Enterprise has reached its permanent home at the Intrepid, sailing across the Hudson River on a barge several weeks after flying to New York City on the back of a jumbo jet.

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The space shuttle Enterprise is hoisted by crane onto the flight deck of the Intrepid Sea, Air & Space Museum
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The space shuttle Enterprise is hoisted by crane onto the flight deck of the Intrepid Sea, Air & Space Museum
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The space shuttle Enterprise is hoisted by crane onto the flight deck of the Intrepid Sea, Air & Space Museum.
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The space shuttle Enterprise is hoisted by crane onto the flight deck of the Intrepid Sea, Air & Space Museum.
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The space shuttle Enterprise is hoisted by crane onto the flight deck of the Intrepid Sea, Air & Space Museum.
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The space shuttle Enterprise is hoisted by crane onto the flight deck of the Intrepid Sea, Air & Space Museum Wednesday.
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The space shuttle Enterprise makes the final leg of its journey to its new Manhattan home on the flight deck of the Intrepid Sea, Air & Space Museum.
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The space shuttle Enterprise, a prototype which never flew in space, waits on a barge in the Hudson River.
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The space shuttle Enterprise is carried on a barge up the Hudson River.
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Tourist take photographs as the space shuttle sails by.
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The prototype space shuttle will be hoisted by crane onto the flight deck of the Intrepid.
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The space shuttle traveled across the Hudson River on a barge.
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The space shuttle Enterprise passes lower Manhattan and One World Trade Center as it makes the final leg of its journey by barge to its new home on the flight deck of the Intrepid Sea, Air & Space Museum on June 6, 2012.
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The space shuttle Enterprise passes by the Statue of Liberty as it travels up the Hudson River by barge.
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The space shuttle Enterprise passes the Statue of Liberty as it makes the final leg of its journey to its new Manhattan home on the flight deck of the Intrepid.
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Space shuttle Enterprise cruises on the Hudson River near a Statue of Liberty ferry.
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Space shuttle Enterprise, bottom right, riding on a barge, cruises near lower Manhattan on its way to the Intrepid.
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The space shuttle Enterprise passes the Statue of Liberty.
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Space shuttle Enterprise, left, riding on a barge, cruises near the Statue of Liberty.
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Space shuttle Enterprise cruises on the Hudson River near the Verrazano Bridge.
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The shuttle Enterprise attached to a modified jumbo jet.
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The shuttle Enterprise waits on the runway before its trip to New York City.
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The shuttle Enterprise begins its flight to New York City from Dulles Airport in Washington, D.C
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Two children watch and wait for the takeoff of the aircraft.
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The shuttle Enterprise in flight.
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The shuttle Enterprise flies over Jersey City.
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Lucas Hanks
A viewer-submitted photo, taken from TriBeCa, as the shuttle Enterprise flies over the Hudson River.
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Beau Amaya
A viewer photo of the shuttle flying over the Hell Gate Bridge in Astoria, Queens.
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Sandra Rodriguez
This viewer photo, from the photo editing program Instagram, shows the shuttle flying over the Hudson River.
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Joe Lisi
A viewer photo if the shuttle flying over Astoria Park in Queens.
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Lica Wouters
A viewer-submitted photo of the shuttle by the Empire State Building.
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Lica Wouters
A viewer's close-up shot of the shuttle by the Empire State Building.
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Dominique Schleif
This photo was submitted by a viewer and taken from her home on Staten Island.
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Marc Baron
This viewer photo was shot as the shuttle flew over the Hudson near West 66th.
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A viewer photo of the shuttle as it flew over Long Beach.
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Lica Wouters
Another viewer photo of the shuttle flying above Manhattan.
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Tatiana Balaban
A viewer photo of the shuttle flying by the George Washington Bridge.
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Beau Amaya
Flying over the East River, taken by a viewer in Astoria, Queens.
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The shuttle flies by Manhattan.
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Michael Wakefield
Flying over Manhattan, taken by a viewer in Park Slope, Brooklyn.
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Alain Gomez
A viewer in West New York, NJ sent this photo.
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Stacey Chaleff captured this street-level view in Hoboken.
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Rajeev Borborah took this cool shot out of his window.
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Mathew Kandel sent in this sky shot.
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David Dempsey took this shot from the Chart House restaurant in Weehawken, N.J.
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Leo McAfee
Leo McAfee took these amazing shots of the Enterprise from Riverbank State Park.
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Meagan Dunn
Meagan Dunn sent in this photo of the shuttle as it flew over Rockaway Beach, Queens.
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Carlos Meade
Carlos Meade sent us this photo of the shuttle flying over a crane.
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Gene Taylor
Gene Taylor submitted this shot as it approached New York City.
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Gene Taylor
Gene Taylor sent in this photo of the shuttle flying by the Statue of Liberty.
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The NYPD tweeted this photo of their chopper over the shuttle Enterprise at JFK.
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Evan Kollander
Evan Kollander sent us this photo as the shuttle lands near his backyard on Long Island.
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Matthew Kilgore
Matthew Kilgore captured this photo of the shuttle flying over the George Washington Bridge.
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Daniel Allen
Daniel Allen sent in this photo as the shuttle flew over him.
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Wally Dimson
This photos shows the shuttle soon after it landed at JFK.
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Wally Dimson
Wally Dimson capture this photo from JFK as the shuttle landed.
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Media waits on the tarmac for the space shuttle Enterprise to land at JFK.
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A young "astronaut" waits for the shuttle Enterprise to land at JFK.
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Ace Beall, Henry Taylor, Darrell Hood, Bill Rieke, Larry LaRose and Jeff Moultrie, the crew of the 747 shuttle carrier aircraft that carried the space shuttle Enterprise, pose during a ceremony at JFK.
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Space shuttle Enterprise, mounted atop a 747 shuttle carrier aircraft, sits on the tarmac during a ceremony at JFK.
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