Laureano Mier became interested in aviation at age 8. Now 53 years old, Mier is passionate about everything aviation and ...
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April 17, 2012
Space shuttle Discovery atop a 747 carrier jet departs the Kennedy Space Center, Tuesday, April 17, 2012, in Cape Canaveral, Fla. Discovery is being transported to the Smithsonian National Air and Space Museum in Washington.