Tuesday, October 16, 2012

Photo Highlights: Endeavor En Route

Endeavor is now safe and sound at the California Science Center after its 12-mile, very sloooooow journey from LAX over the weekend. Caltrans handled permits for the portion of the transport across Lincoln Boulevard and I-405, both state roadways. Here’s Endeavor crossing through the median on Lincoln …



Here’s the shuttle getting ready to cross I-405 …


And the crossing in progress …


Caltrans structures experts inspected the Manchester Boulevard bridge after the crossing to make sure it wasn’t damaged. Here are some of the Caltrans staff who made the transport possible …


Congrats and thank you to everyone who helped make the last journey of the Space Shuttle Endeavor a success!

If you missed the shuttle transport this past weekend, you can see Endeavor up close and personal at the California Science Center beginning October 30.