Space shuttle Atlantis landing

Space shuttle Atlantis lands at the <a class="taxInlineTagLink" id="PLCUL000170" title="Kennedy Space Center" href="/topic/science-technology/space-programs/kennedy-space-center-PLCUL000170.topic">Kennedy Space Center</a> in <a class="taxInlineTagLink" id="PLREC000051" title="Cape Canaveral" href="/topic/travel/tourism-leisure/cape-canaveral-PLREC000051.topic">Cape Canaveral</a>. The space shuttle <a class="taxInlineTagLink" id="PLGEO100100412010000" title="Atlantis" href="/topic/us/florida/palm-beach-county/atlantis-PLGEO100100412010000.topic">Atlantis</a> glided home through a moonlit sky for its final landing at the Kennedy Space Center in Florida on Thursday, completing a 30-year odyssey for <a class="taxInlineTagLink" id="ORGOV000098" title="NASA" href="/topic/science-technology/space-programs/nasa-ORGOV000098.topic">NASA's</a> shuttle fleet.

( JOE SKIPPER, REUTERS / July 21, 2011 )

Space shuttle Atlantis lands at the Kennedy Space Center in Cape Canaveral. The space shuttle Atlantis glided home through a moonlit sky for its final landing at the Kennedy Space Center in Florida on Thursday, completing a 30-year odyssey for NASA's shuttle fleet.

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