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Mon July 18, 2011
The End Of The Space Shuttle Era

The Handmade Space Shuttle

Many parts of the space shuttles were built and crafted by the hands of skilled workers. Below, see photos from the construction of the space shuttles and hear from some of the people who built and worked on maintaining the space ships.

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