An idea born in unsettled times, becomes a feat of engineering excellence. The most complex machine ever built to bring humans to and from space, and eventually, construct the next stop on the road to space exploration. As is the order of life, an ending for the space shuttle fleet becomes a beginning for its space bound successor. Soon, America will again send astronauts into orbit and beyond to do what NASA does best: explore. The space shuttle; a legacy that forever embodies the heart of a grateful nation and the ingenuity of all mankind.

Film Duration: 78 min