Space shuttle Discovery salutes nation's capital
Published 04/17/2012, AP Science Writer
The space shuttle Discovery soared around the Washington Monument, the White House and the Capitol in a high-flying salute to the nation's capital. The shuttle-jet combo was set to land at Dulles International Airport. On Thursday, it will be towed to its permanent installation at the Smithsonian's annex in northern Virginia.Word count: 131
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