This Day In History: It's Been 30 Years Since The Hubble Space Telescope Was Launched Into SpaceNASA launched one of its greatest exploration tools 30 years ago. The Hubble Space Telescope launched into orbit April 24th, 1990 on the Space Shuttle Discovery.
Space Shuttle Discovery Lands At New Museum HomeThe final flight of the Space Shuttle Discovery passed over Maryland and it stopped people in their tracks.
Discovery Likely To Fly Over D.C. Area Next WeekSpace shuttle Discovery is expected to fly over Washington's landmarks next week on the back of a Boeing 747 and will also be visible from points in Maryland and Virginia.
NASA Sends Jets Over D.C. Area Ahead Of DiscoveryNASA is sending two T-38 training jets over the Washington area on test flights as the space agency prepares to deliver the recently retired space shuttle Discovery to the Smithsonian this month.