Space Shuttle Enterprise on Barge Trip to the USS Intrepid

The Space Shuttle Enterprise Sails up the Hudson River past the new World Trade Center Tower
Image Credit: New York Post

The Space Shuttle Enterprise is on a barge trip up the Hudson River toward its new home on the USS Intrepid. The Intrepid is a World War II aircraft carrier that is home to an air and space museum. Driving up the West Side Highway, you can see an RX-71 Blackbird perched on the edge of the carrier deck, along with a dozen or more other aircraft.

The Enterprise is schedule to take up residence there this week, after its stop in New Jersey at Weeks Marine. Installation is scheduled for 6 June.


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