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N747NA S.O.F.I.A. - Me Ed the cockpit
Germany

The Stratospheric Observatory for Infrared Astronomy (SOFIA) is a joint German-US space science project carrying a 2.5-metre telescope inside a modified Boeing 747SP.

In September 2011 I had the opportunity to visit SOFIA in Cologne (EDDK)

Thank you very much to Ed made this possible!

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Tags: nasa; sofia; s.o.f.i.a.; eddk; cologne; boeing; 747sp; jumbo; jumbojet; dlr; infrared; n747na; clipper; lindbergh
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