American Flag

American Flag

This American flag was flown over the U.S. Capitol on February 1, 2003 as a tribute to the crew of STS-107, who died that day when the Space Shuttle Columbia was lost during re-entry at the end of their mission. Here the Flag is folded by Major Warren R. Stump.  Moving Beyond Earth gallery contractor Stephanie Spence is assisting

  • Catalog Number: WEB12230-2011
  • Credit: Image by Marcy Borger, National Air and Space Museum Archives, Smithsonian Institution
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