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Space Center Houston asks for help naming shuttle replica - The Galveston County Daily News: Space

September 24, 2016

Space Center Houston asks for help naming shuttle replica

Posted: Friday, June 28, 2013 12:10 am

SPACE CENTER HOUSTON -- Texans will have the chance this summer to put their stamp on a piece of space exploration history at a massive exhibit planned for Space Center Houston.

NASA’s tourism hub is launching a statewide contest, beginning July 4, to determine the name of the space shuttle replica that will eventually sit atop an enormous 747 jetliner used to transport real orbiters.

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