Space Shuttle Enterprise Arriving to NYC/ Transbordador Espacial Enterprise Llegando a Nueva York

Space Shuttle Enterprise/ Transbordador Espacial Enterprise

April 27 2012. Brooklyn, NY. Space Shuttle Enterprise arriving to New York City at 10:48 from the Belt at Bay Ridge area.

Built in 1974 and designated OV-101, it was originally planned to be named Constitution and unveiled on Constitution Day, September 17, 1976. A letter-writing campaign by Star Trek fans to President Gerald Ford asked that the orbiter be named after the Starship Enterprise, featured on the television show Star Trek. Ford directed NASA officials to change the name to Enterprise.

Construido en 1974 y designado OV-101, que fue planeado originalmente para ser llamado Constitución y darse a conocer el Día de la Constitución, 17 de septiembre de 1976. Una campaña de cartas de los seguidores del programa televisivo Star Trek se mandaron al entonces presidente: Gerald Ford pidiendo que la nave llevará el nombre de la nave estelar Enterprise, que figura en el programa de televisión Star Trek. Ford dirigió a los funcionarios de la NASA para cambiar el nombre a Enterprise.

Even that never flew in space, it play a vital role on the Space Shuttle NASA program was essential as they run all the theoretical tests to the rest of the program.

Auque nunca voló en el espacio, desempeñó un papel vital en el programa del transbordador espacial de la NASA nuy esencial, ya que fué en el que se ejecutaron todas las pruebas teóreticas para el resto del programa.

After months of critical tests it was retired and ferried to Washington D.C. in 1985 and became property of the Smithsonian Institution.

Después de meses de pruebas críticas fue retirado y transportado a Washington DC en 1985 y pasó a ser propiedad de la Institución Smithsonian.

April 27 2012. Brooklyn, NY. Space Shuttle Enterprise arriving to New York City at 10:32 am above the Verrazano Narrows Bridge.

April 27 2012. Brooklyn, NY. Space Shuttle Enterprise arriving to New York City at 10:32 am above the Verrazano Narrows Bridge.

April 27 2012. Brooklyn, NY. Space Shuttle Enterprise arriving to New York City at 10:32 am above the Verrazano Narrows Bridge.

April 27 2012. Brooklyn, NY. Space Shuttle Enterprise arriving to New York City at 10:48 from the Belt at Bay Ridge area.

Today was flew from the Dulles International Airport in D.C. to take its last flight arriving to the Verrazano Narrows Bridge around 10:30 a.m. flew around NYC and landed in the JFK at 11.24 EST it will be moved via tugboat up the Hudson River to the Intrepid museum its final resting home. The opening of the Prototype Enterprise Space Shuttle is scheduled for mid July this year!

April 27 2012. Brooklyn, NY. Space Shuttle Enterprise arriving to New York City at 10:48 from the Belt at Bay Ridge area.

April 27 2012. Brooklyn, NY. Space Shuttle Enterprise arriving to New York City at 10:48 from the Belt at Bay Ridge area.

April 27 2012. Brooklyn, NY. Space Shuttle Enterprise arriving to New York City at 10:48 from the Belt at Bay Ridge area.

El día de hoy voló desde el Aeropuerto Internacional de Dulles en Washington DC tomando su último vuelo; llegando al Puente Verrazano Narrows alrededor de las 10:30 am voló alrededor de Nueva York y aterrizó en el JFK a las 11.24 EST se moverá a través de un bote-remolcador por el río Hudson hacia el Intrepid museo su casa de descanso final. La apertura del Prototipo Transbordador Espacial Enterprise está prevista para mediados de Julio de este año!

April 27 2012. Brooklyn, NY. Space Shuttle Enterprise on its way to the JFK stopped the traffic at the Belt on the Bay Ridge area.

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About marcocastrophotography

An avid story teller I have my long time affair with photography on the film/analog era back in my home town México City; it was when I started to work on my craftsmanship, I moved to the digital revolution, producing and shooting my own personal assignments on still images and video as well for several clients around the Tri-State area where I am for hire!
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2 Responses to Space Shuttle Enterprise Arriving to NYC/ Transbordador Espacial Enterprise Llegando a Nueva York

  1. Frank Rocco says:

    Very cool, Marco!!!

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