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Space Shuttle Enterprise is carried by barge underneath the Verrazano-Narrows Bridge. (June 3, 2012)

Space Shuttle Enterprise moves to NYC

The Space Shuttle Enterprise flew from Dulles, Va., to its permanent home in Manhattan aboard the Intrepid in Manhattan on April 27, 2012.

Space Shuttle Enterprise is carried by barge underneath
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Space Shuttle Enterprise is carried by barge underneath the Verrazano-Narrows Bridge. (June 3, 2012)

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Space Shuttle Enterprise is carried by barge into New York Harbor. (June 3, 2012)

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A crowd gathers to watch the space shuttle Enterprise being towed by barge in this view from Staten Island on its way to dock in Port Elizabeth, N.J. Enterprise is scheduled to be moved by barge June 5 to the Intrepid Sea, Air and Space Museum in Manhattan where it will be permanently displayed. (June 3, 2012)

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The Space Shuttle Enterprise is carried by barge
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The Space Shuttle Enterprise is carried by barge underneath the Verrazano-Narrows Bridge in Manhattan. Enterprise will soon be on permanent display at the Intrepid Sea, Air and Space Museum. (June 3, 2012)

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Space Shuttle Enterprise is carried by barge toward the Verrazano-Narrows Bridge. Enterprise is on it's way to the Intrepid Sea, Air and Space Museum, where it will put on permanent display. (June 3, 2012)

Space Shuttle Enterprise is carried by barge past
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Space Shuttle Enterprise is carried by barge past Coney Island. Enterprise is on it's way to the Intrepid Sea, Air and Space Museum, where it will put on permanent display. (June 3, 2012)

People gather to watch and take pictures as
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People gather to watch and take pictures as the Space Shuttle Enterprise is towed on a barge underneath the Verrazano-Narrows Bridge. (June 3, 2012)

The Space Shuttle Enterprise is towed on a
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The Space Shuttle Enterprise is towed on a barge underneath the Verrazano-Narrows Bridge. (June 3, 2012)

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Accompanied by a New York City Fire Department boat, rear, the Space Shuttle Enterprise is towed by barge in this view from Staten Island in New York on its way to dock in Port Elizabeth, N.J. The final frontier may be tough, but, as a damaged wingtip proves, the Space Shuttle Enterprise's final journey by barge through New York is no picnic.The Enterprise suffered minor damage to a wingtip when it collided with a piling near a bridge while being transported to a museum on the former aircraft carrier Intrepid in Manhattan.The accident damaged a protective layer of foam on the craft's wingtip, the Intrepid Sea, Air & Space Museum said. (June 3, 2012)

Spectators watch the space shuttle Enterprise as it
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Spectators watch the space shuttle Enterprise as it is towed past a beach at Coney Island in New York. The prototype space shuttle that arrived in New York City by air earlier this spring is on the move again, this time by sea, to it's final resting place at the Intrepid Sea, Air and Space Museum on the west side of Manhattan. (June 3, 2012)

In this photo provided by NASA, the Space
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In this photo provided by NASA, the Space Shuttle Enterprise, riding on the back of the NASA 747 Shuttle Carrier Aircraft, flies over New York City. Its final destination will be the Intrepid Sea, Air and Space Museum on Manhattan's West Side. (April 27, 2012)

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Space Shuttle Enterprise, riding on the back of the NASA 747 Shuttle Carrier Aircraft, cruises over the Hudson River in Manhattan. Enterprise is eventually going to make its new home in Manhattan at the Intrepid Sea, Air and Space Museum. (April 27, 2012)

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The Space Shuttle Enterprise, riding on the back of the NASA 747 Shuttle Carrier Aircraft, flies past the Chrysler building in Manhattan as it circles to land at Kennedy Airport in Queens. The shuttle eventually will make its new home in Manhattan at the Intrepid Sea, Air and Space Museum. (April 27, 2012)

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NASA's 747 Shuttle Carrier Aircraft (SCA) with space
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NASA's 747 Shuttle Carrier Aircraft (SCA) with space shuttle Enterprise mounted atop flies up the Hudson River past the New York City skyline Friday on its way to Kennedy Airport. During the weeks following the arrival, Enterprise will be placed on a barge that will be moved by tugboat up the Hudson River to the Intrepid Sea, Air and Space Museum in June. (April 27, 2012)

Children gather in front of the Space Shuttle
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Children gather in front of the Space Shuttle Enterprise as it sits atop a NASA shuttle carrier aircraft on the tarmac at Kennedy Airport on the first leg of its journey to the Intrepid Air Space Museum in Manhattan. (April 27, 2011)

Foster Young, 7, of Garden City, is dressed
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Foster Young, 7, of Garden City, is dressed as an astronaut as he gives a thumbs up in front of the space shuttle Enterprise sitting atop a NASA shuttle carrier aircraft on the tarmac at JFK Airport on the first leg of its journey to the Intrepid Air Space Museum in Manhattan. (April 27, 2011)

NASA Space Shuttle Enterprise arrives at John F.
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NASA Space Shuttle Enterprise arrives at John F. Kennedy Airport. (April 27, 2012)

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The Space Shuttle Enterprise sits atop a NASA shuttle carrier aircraft as it comes in for a landing at Kennedy Airport on the first leg of its journey to the Intrepid Air Space Museum in Manhattan. (April 27, 2011)

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The Space Shuttle Enterprise sits atop a NASA
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The Space Shuttle Enterprise sits atop a NASA shuttle carrier aircraft as it lands at Kennedy Airport on the first leg of its journey to the Intrepid Air Space Museum in Manhattan. (April 27, 2011)

The Space Shuttle Enterprise arrives in New York
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The Space Shuttle Enterprise arrives in New York while flying by the Intrepid Sea, Air & Space Museum in Manhattan. (April 27, 2012)

Space shuttle Enterprise flies over the Empire State
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Space shuttle Enterprise flies over the Empire State Building in Manhattan. (April 27, 2012)

The space shuttle Enterprise arrives in New York
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The space shuttle Enterprise arrives in New York while flying by the Intrepid Sea, Air & Space Museum in Manhattan. (April 27, 2012)

Space shuttle Enterprise, riding on the back of
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Space shuttle Enterprise, riding on the back of the NASA 747 shuttle carrier aircraft, cruises over the Manhattan skyline as it makes its way to Kennedy Airport in Queens. (April 27, 2012)

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A view from Liberty Park as the Space
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A view from Liberty Park as the Space Shuttle Enterprise arrives in New York and marks the start of its journey to its new home at the Intrepid Sea, Air & Space Museum in Manhattan. (April 27, 2012)

People await the arrival of Space Shuttle Enterprise
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People await the arrival of Space Shuttle Enterprise in New York. (April 27, 2012)

People watch as the Space Shuttle Enterprise takes
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People watch as the Space Shuttle Enterprise takes off from Washington Dulles International Airport in Dulles, Va. (April 27, 2012)

The Space Shuttle Enterprise sits atop a NASA
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The Space Shuttle Enterprise sits atop a NASA 747 shuttle carrier aircraft before departing Washington Dulles International Airport in Dulles, Va. (April 27, 2012)

The Space Shuttle Enterprise sits atop a NASA
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The Space Shuttle Enterprise sits atop a NASA 747 shuttle carrier aircraft before departing Washington Dulles International Airport in Dulles, Va. (April 27, 2012)

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The sun rises over Washington Dulles International Airport
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The sun rises over Washington Dulles International Airport in Dulles, Va., before the Space Shuttle Enterprise's final flight. (April 27, 2012)

The Space Shuttle Enterprise sits atop a NASA
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The Space Shuttle Enterprise sits atop a NASA 747 shuttle carrier aircraft before departing Washington Dulles International Airport in Dulles, Va. (April 27, 2012)

Engineers and riggers working aboard the USS Intrepid
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Engineers and riggers working aboard the USS Intrepid remove three fighters from the flight deck in order to make room for the Space Shuttle Enterprise, due to arrive early next week. (April 18, 2012)

In this photo provided by NASA, the space
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In this photo provided by NASA, the space shuttle Enterprise is seen mounted on top of the NASA 747 Shuttle Carrier Aircraft at Washington Dulles International Airport. (April 20, 2012)

The space shuttle Enterprise rolls from the hangar
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The space shuttle Enterprise rolls from the hangar at the Smithsonian National Air and Space Museum's Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center before a transfer ceremony in Chantilly, Va. The Enterprise arrived in New York on Friday, April 27. (April 19, 2012)

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The space shuttle Enterprise is towed from a
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The space shuttle Enterprise is towed from a hangar at the Smithsonian National Air and Space Museum's Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center in Chantilly, Va., before a ceremony where the space shuttle discovery will be officially received by the museum and placed on permanent display. (April 19, 2012)

A military band plays as the space shuttle
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A military band plays as the space shuttle Discovery, right, and the space shuttle Enterprise sit nose-to-nose during an event at the Smithsonian National Air and Space Museum's Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center in Chantilly, Va. (April 19, 2012)

People surround the space shuttle Enterprise after it
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People surround the space shuttle Enterprise after it moved out of the hangar at the Smithsonian National Air and Space Museum's Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center in Chantilly, Va. (April 19, 2012)

The space shuttle Enterprise is towed from the
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The space shuttle Enterprise is towed from the hangar at the Smithsonian National Air and Space Museum's Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center in Chantilly, Va. (April 19, 2012)

Guests photograph space shuttles Discovery and Enterprise following
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Guests photograph space shuttles Discovery and Enterprise following a transfer ceremony at the Smithsonian National Air and Space Museum's Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center in Chantilly, Va. (April 19, 2012)

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NASA Astronauts who flew on Discovery walk beside
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NASA Astronauts who flew on Discovery walk beside the spaceship during a ceremony at the Smithsonian National Air and Space Museum's Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center in Chantilly, Va. (April 19, 2012)

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