| Sep 6, 2012
| 9:24 AM
WASHINGTON -- The countdown has begun for delivery of the retired space shuttle Endeavour to Los Angeles, the last orbiter that will fly out of Kennedy Space Center in Florida atop a jet.
L.A.’s welcome of the Endeavour is shaping up as splashier...
| Sep 7, 2012
| 9:00 AM
WASHINGTON -- Sorry, Houston, you didn’t get a space shuttle, but at least you’ll get a glimpse of the last one to fly -- on its way to L.A.
NASA’s plans for delivering the retired shuttle Endeavour to its permanent home in California...
| Sep 16, 2012
A diva requires special handling and an entourage. Whatever the stage, the space shuttle Endeavour gets both.
A constellation of engineers and assembly line workers designed and built the shuttle in Southern California. A universe of scientists hurled it...
| Sep 16, 2012
| 6:19 PM
One leg of the space shuttle Endeavour's final journey has been delayed because of bad weather, but the craft will still arrive in Los Angeles on schedule Thursday, NASA announced Sunday.
Endeavour was to travel from NASA's Kennedy Space Center in Cape...
| Aug 9, 2012
In its 25 missions spanning nearly two decades, the space shuttle Endeavour circled the Earth more than 4,600 times, spending a total of 299 days in space.
It carried the crews that assembled the first U.S. component of the International Space Station,...
| Jan 27, 2013
Big, bigger, biggest is not what cruising is all about in 2013.
In fact, most of this year's new ships are designed for river cruising, carrying fewer than 200 passengers.
Woodland Hills-based Viking River Cruises leads the way, introducing 10 new...
| Oct 31, 2011
| 4:34 PM
Aerospace giant Boeing Co. announced plans to establish a nerve center for its new spaceship program at NASA’s Kennedy Space Center in Cape Canaveral, Fla. by 2015....
| Dec 16, 2011
| 9:35 PM
The California Science Center has won a new companion exhibit to the space shuttle Endeavour: the shuttle's external tank and twin solid rocket boosters....
| Mar 7, 2012
| 9:37 PM
The California Science Center will begin construction of an aircraft hangar in the next couple of weeks that will house the space shuttle Endeavour, the museum's president said Wednesday....
| Aug 25, 2011
| 4:36 PM
Now, the U.S. must buy tickets aboard Russian rockets, but now those rockets' future is in doubt....
| Jul 22, 2011
| 4:36 PM
As the space shuttle program ends, a political struggle begins over Obama's curtailed future for NASA....