CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. - The space shuttle Atlantis is ready to be moved from its hangar at the Kennedy Space Center to its new display at the visitor's complex in Cape Canaveral.
"They are all my babies. You
"This is the hatch to the payload
At the visitor's complex, Atlantis will be displayed as if in orbit, with payload bay doors open and orbiting at a 45-degree angle.
Engineers had to be certain the shuttle could be supported in that
"They have looked out 100 years.
Reick said he hates to see the shuttle go and has recently received a layoff notice, but he said once it's in the visitors
"Instead of showing them pictures, I can actually show them, 'Look, I did this, I did
The shuttle will be rolled over to the
Organizers said it will take several hours, and the shuttle will be towed in a roundabout way down a back road to get to the