Don Harper at The Edge

Space Shuttle Discovery flys past the Arlington National Cemetery flag.

Space Shuttle Discovery flys past the Arlington National Cemetery flag.
In front of the Lee Mansion the American flag is lowered to half mast each day during funeral services. You can also see the fighter escort in the upper right corner of the photo. At Arlington National Cemetery there is a memorial to the astronauts lost in the Columbia and Challenger disasters.

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