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April 18, 2012 in Nation/World
Associated Press photo

The space shuttle Discovery, mounted on top of a Boeing 747, flies over the Atlantic Ocean on Tuesday as it makes a pass over Cocoa Beach, Fla., heading to Washington, D.C.

Associated Press photo

Sixth-graders visiting the Capitol from the Stratford Academy in Macon, Ga., watch the final journey of the space shuttle Discovery as it soars above Washington, D.C., after a flight from Cape Canaveral, Fla., on Tuesday.