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Sunset on the shuttle program

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Sunset on the shuttle program Space shuttle Atlantis sits on the launch pad prior to launch in November 2009. The twilight photo was used on the cover of NASA’s fiscal year 2011 budget as a nod to the final days of the shuttle program.

Credit: NASA / Bill Ingalls

Most NASA images are in the public domain. Reuse of this image is governed by NASA's image use policy.


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