Did you witness history Friday morning?
The Space Shuttle Endeavour made its once-in-a-lifetime farewell tour over Northern California, sometime beginning about 9:30 a.m.
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Here is our list of the most essential information as of Friday morning, we provide you what you need to know:
- NASA will issue news of any changes, such as the one-hour takeoff delay time of 8:15 a.m., announced Thursday: http://www.nasa.gov/news/releases/latest/index.html
- The flight path take Space Shuttle Endeavour over the San Francisco Bay Area about 9:30 a.m., roughly following U.S. Highway 101 and appearing over NASA-Ames about 10 a.m., then the Monterey Bay Aquarium and Vandenberg Air Force Base. It will fly over Los Angeles in the late morning.
- If you spot the shuttle during the four-and-a-half-hour period, use Twitter hashtags #spottheshuttle and #OV105, Endeavour's vehicle designation.
- NASA will webstream the Endeavour’s progress beginning at 8 am. via: http://www.nasa.gov/ntv
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