This photographs was taken inside the Shuttle Discovery’s rear engine compartment on December 5, 2011 while Discovery was being prepared to be turned over to the Smithsonian’s museum at Dulles Airport, Washington, DC.
Discovery was scheduled to go to the museum originally in January 2012, but later was expected to be surrendered to the Smithsonian in April 2012. This picture was taken while engines were being reinstalled.
The full picture is just below in the following post.
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