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Space Day: Welcome Discovery
Saturday, May 5, 2012
10:00 am to 3:00 pm
Throughout the Udvar-Hazy Center in Chantilly, VA
Celebrate Space Shuttle Discovery's newest mission at the National Air and Space Museum-to inspire and educate.
- See the shuttle in its new home in the James S. McDonnell Space Hangar
- Learn about some of the shuttle's most significant missions
- Meet astronauts Pam Melroy, Stephen Bowen and Tom Jones
- Hands-on demonstrations of Space Shuttle Lego kits.
- Show-and-tell demonstrations of amateur radio satellites
- Simulated space shuttle landings
- Design your own space shuttle, mission patch, and astronaut paper doll
Space Day is made possible by the generous support of Lockheed Martin Corporation