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Pop Quiz - Shuttle Landing Site Edition

I haven't done one of these in a while but this is a nice bit of trivia. Where is the one place other than Edwards Air Force Base and the Kennedy Space Center that the Space Shuttle has landed from orbit? (Hint - this is a photo of the landing.)


Answer below.

On March 30, 1982 the shuttle Columbia landed at the White Sands Test Facility in New Mexico to conclude STS-3. This was the only shuttle landing not made at either Edwards of the KSC.

Image via NASA

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