STORIFY: Space shuttle Discovery lands in Virginia

Posted at 12:34 PM, Apr 17, 2012
and last updated 2012-04-17 15:18:00-04

RICHMOND, Va. (WTVR) – On Tuesday, April 17, 2012, space shuttle Discovery landed at Dulles International Airport in Northern Virginia. The shuttle was perched on the back of a NASA Boeing 747 as it made its final flight from Florida to Virginia. These tweets captured the historic flight.