17 May '11, 1pm

Airplane passenger snaps amazing photos of Endeavour

Airplane passenger snaps amazing photos of Endeavour

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. — Spectators on the ground got a stunted view of space shuttle Endeavour's final launch on May 16 when it vanished into a ceiling of clouds shortly after liftoff. However, some lucky passengers who happened to be in the air at the time saw the fantastic sight of the shuttle streaking its way to orbit.

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mnn.com 16 May '11, 1pm

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