potus
Topic Author
Posts: 15
Joined: Mon Jan 23, 2012 2:46 am

Latest Info On Space Shuttle Arrival At LAX - 9/20

Tue Sep 04, 2012 3:29 pm

Hello all,
 
Received confirmation from FAA stating that the NASA 747-100 with Space Shuttle will arrive on Thursday, September 20th, 2012 around noon time on LAX's Runway '25R'.  I prefer it to land on Runway '24R' but it's going to land and taxi straight to it's parking on UA's high bay.
 
My question is since Airport Police will be very strict throughout the day... where is a good place to spot? You can forget about airport grounds.  They are bringing in K-rails to stop public from entering.
 
 
Best,
Potus
 
User avatar
LAXintl
Posts: 21828
Joined: Wed May 24, 2000 12:12 pm

RE: Latest Info On Space Shuttle Arrival At LAX - 9/20

Tue Sep 04, 2012 6:59 pm

More details in this existing thread
UA/LAX To Temporarily House Space Shuttle (by nzblue Aug 8 2012 in Military Aviation & Space Flight)

=
From the desert to the sea, to all of Southern California
 
User avatar
n901wa
Posts: 415
Joined: Thu Oct 15, 2009 5:38 pm

RE: Latest Info On Space Shuttle Arrival At LAX - 9/20

Tue Sep 04, 2012 8:34 pm

Thanks for the update. I am also Glad they are planing on 25R, closer to where I work. I was trying to figure a good place thinking it was landing on 25L, and I didn't want to park my truck on another carriers ramp area.

Who is online

Users browsing this forum: BawliBooch, parapente and 1 guest

Popular Searches On Airliners.net

Top Photos of Last:   24 Hours  •  48 Hours  •  7 Days  •  30 Days  •  180 Days  •  365 Days  •  All Time

Military Aircraft Every type from fighters to helicopters from air forces around the globe

Classic Airliners Props and jets from the good old days

Flight Decks Views from inside the cockpit

Aircraft Cabins Passenger cabin shots showing seat arrangements as well as cargo aircraft interior

Cargo Aircraft Pictures of great freighter aircraft

Government Aircraft Aircraft flying government officials

Helicopters Our large helicopter section. Both military and civil versions

Blimps / Airships Everything from the Goodyear blimp to the Zeppelin

Night Photos Beautiful shots taken while the sun is below the horizon

Accidents Accident, incident and crash related photos

Air to Air Photos taken by airborne photographers of airborne aircraft

Special Paint Schemes Aircraft painted in beautiful and original liveries

Airport Overviews Airport overviews from the air or ground

Tails and Winglets Tail and Winglet closeups with beautiful airline logos