Photo detail

This April 14, 1981 photo provided by NASA shows the first Space Shuttle Columbia landing on a dry lake bed at Edwards Air Force Base, Calif. For much of the first years of the shuttle, Edwards Air Force Base was the go-to landing site, 3,000 miles away in California, until shuttles started to routinely land in Florida. (AP Photo/NASA)

Stories this photo appears in:


Use the comment form below to begin a discussion about this content.

Sign in to comment