- Aug 16, 2012
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Nice vantage point for a shuttle launch.
I've seen this pic before and remember somthing about it being "edited"???? The assembly building is very close to the pad in the pic....... In real life, it's a few miles away........Originally posted by graylensman
Photo probably taken from a chase jet.
Here's similar shot...
Wow, it looks like the rocket is being launched from the building's front door.......Originally posted by graylensman
No, from what I've read, it isn't retouched in any way. Just one of those happy coincidences. Knowing the true distances involved, it gives you a sense of the size of that building...