7 Things to Know About Space Shuttle Endeavour

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  • Space Shuttle Endeavour, NASA
  • Space Shuttle Endeavour, NASA
  • Space Shuttle Endeavour, NASA
  • Space Shuttle Endeavour, NASA
  • Space Shuttle Endeavour, NASA
  • Space Shuttle Endeavour, NASA
  • Space Shuttle Endeavour, NASA

Frequent Flier Miles

In its 19 years of space travel, Endeavour logged nearly 123 million miles (198 million kilometers) and orbited the Earth more than 4,600 times. In its final flights on Thursday and Friday, the shuttle flew over more than 20 of California's most famous landmarks and science institutions before making its final touchdown in Los Angeles. (Photo: JOHN G. MABANGLO /LANDOV)