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Cruising Over Kennedy
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Cruising Over Kennedy

June 24, 2009
The Shuttle Carrier Aircraft carrying Atlantis is a modified Boeing 747 jetliner.

Visible on Atlantis is the tail cone, which protects the aft engine area and provides a more efficient aeronautical dimension during flight.