You can bet Mr. Hunter made sure to be there when Space Shuttle Endeavour flew overhead on its farewell flyover tour of California.
|Mr. Hunter and some of the many people who waited at Moffett. |
That's the skeleton of Hangar One in the background.
|Our first glimpses as Endeavour arrived.|
|Endeavour and its 747 (SCA905NA) flew about 800 feet above us at Moffett Field.|
As we recounted in this June 2011 post, Mr. Hunter and his keeper had the thrill of seeing Space Shuttle Endeavour launch on June 5, 2002.
|Space Shuttle Endeavour launches on STS-111.|
|Two delighted shuttle launch spectators. |
That's smoke from the STS-111 launch in the background.
|A few years later, Mr. Hunter got to tour |
one of NASA's Shuttle Carrier Aircraft.
Here's a Wikipedia article about these special 747s.
Mountain View, California