Space Shuttle Enterprise Arrives at the Intrepid [PICS]

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Space Shuttle Enterprise began its journey today at Weeks Marine, N.J.

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The Space Shuttle Enterprise is almost home. The NASA spacecraft completed the last leg of its journey to its home on board the Intrepid — the decommissioned aircraft carrier docked on the Hudson River that serves as New York City’s sea, air and space museum.

As Enterprise floated toward the Intrepid on a barge, Mashable managed to snap a few photos of its trip along the river. It sped past the Statue of Liberty, through New York Harbor, then up past lower Manhattan, where our photographer was waiting.

Enterprise began this final journey at JFK International Airport, where it landed on the back of a modified Boeing 747 jet. The event was marked by a welcoming ceremony attended by cele… Continue reading…

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