Final voyage for space shuttle

The space shuttle Discovery has touched down in Washington on its final voyage. It was carried on top of a NASA Shuttle Carrier Aircraft. It will go on show at the Smithsonian Air and Space Museum.

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Space shuttle prepares to be carried to retirement home

Space shuttle Discovery sits on top of a NASA Shuttle Carrier Aircraft Credit: Reuters

The space shuttle Discovery prepares to depart from Kennedy Space Centre in Florida on top of a NASA Shuttle Carrier Aircraft.

It is travelling to its permanent retirement home at the Smithsonian Air and Space Museum's Udvar-Hazy Centre, near Dulles International Airport in Chantilly, Virginia.

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