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Totally by Accident * I was there as the Last US Space Shuttle Touched Down

Many of us who live in the DC area were treated to an incredible sight yesterday as the Space Shuttle Discovery made the last flight into DC.  I for one had tears in my eyes as I saw it circle past the house.  Turns out Wallace was in the area too.

 

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Comment balloon 13 commentsCindy Jones • April 18 2012 05:46AM

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You can thank the Obama administration for taking America out of Space Exploration. Once the leader now only GOD knows, who we are and what we stand for. 

Posted by Winston Heverly, GRI, ABR, SFR, CDPE, CIAS, PA (Winston Realty, Inc.) over 6 years ago
Great blog and great job. Keep up the good work and good luck to you this year. Thanks.
Posted by JOSH EVANS *JoshEvansHomes 516-655-5000 (Village Properties of Mineola, LLC) over 6 years ago

Cindy - thank you for the REblog - these are people stopped on Lee Jackson to view the landing.  Many of the area car dealer employees were on the dealership roofs.

 

Posted by Wallace S. Gibson, CPM, LandlordWhisperer (Gibson Management Group, Ltd.) over 6 years ago

I seen that on the news. Would have been a really interesting thing to see it in person.

Posted by Dale Samples, REALTOR -Homes for Sale Charleston, West Virgini (304.741.4705 • www.dalesamples.com ) over 6 years ago

That's a WOW, very cool!

Posted by Roger D. Mucci, Lets shake things up at your home today! (Shaken...with a Twist 216.633.2092) over 6 years ago

There was some great news coverage for its flyby & landing in DC on CNN web, I watched it here in AZ.

Posted by Mike Dobbins, Scottsdale, Cave Creek, Carefree (West USA Realty) over 6 years ago

It was emotional without being there.... I can only imagine seeing it "up close & personal".  Great Photo Wallace captured, Thanks so much for sharing it with all of us.

Posted by Amy Hahn, Realtor/Broker - Crystal Coast, NC (Pine Knoll Shores Realty) over 6 years ago

WOW.. i so love it when a photo like that happens!! I too would have stopped and pulled out my camera.. Lucky day!

Posted by Janis Borgueta, LIC RE Salesperson (Key Properties of the Hudson Valley ) over 6 years ago

I GREW UP with that program being here in our state! It just doesn't seem right, that it is over..................

Posted by Barbara-Jo Roberts Berberi, MA, PSA, TRC - Greater Clearwater Florida Residential Real Estate Professional, Palm Harbor, Dunedin, Clearwater, Safety Harbor (Charles Rutenberg Realty) over 6 years ago

Facebook was full of amazing photos of this event. Can't wait to see it in it's new home.

Posted by Ellie McIntire, Luxury service in Howard County & Catonsville (Ellicott City Clarksville Howard County Maryland Real Estate) over 6 years ago

That's pretty awesome that you were able to see that firsthand! A real moment in history!

Posted by Mary Borth, LuxeHomesBN.com over 6 years ago

That's simply amazing to me! To think of all of the ingenuity that has transpired for that to happen is mind boggling.

Have an AWESOME evening!

 

Posted by Michael S. Bolton, MN Appraiser (Michael S. Bolton,Inc.) over 6 years ago

That's a great picture, Cindy.  Wallace was in the right place at the right time.  I wish I had been in the area.  What a wonderful sight.

Posted by Mike Cooper, Your Winchester, VA Real Estate Sales Pro (Cornerstone Business Group Inc) over 6 years ago

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