Friday Night Flight - STS-133 Final Flight 5th anniversary tribute.

Welcome to this weeks FNF. A 5th anniversary tribute flight to the final Space Shuttle launch. STS-133, U.S. Space Shuttle Discovery launched for the very last time from Kenedy Space Center in Flodirda, February 24, 2011.
The event will feature the 747 Shuttle Carrier from KTPA and fly to KMIA. Join the tribute flight in other U.S. Government aircraft if you need an alternate. Military fighter escorts welcome.

Take pictures and enjoy the ride.

All servers are welcome to follow the same tour instructions at a less strict pace.

NOTE - Earlier start time!! In addition to previously extending the FNF we will now also welcome you to begin 2 hours earlier.

16 full hours to join and enjoy this event.


An ALL servers event. You can choose your level of participation by selecting the server you want.

•Free Flight Server - No violations. Very relaxed environment.

•ATC Playground Server - Violations apply, no ATC Ghosting. Try your best.

•ATC Advanced Server - All violations and rules are strictly enforced. Attendees are expected to obey ATC, general rules and event requirements. Be sure to check and understand the NOTAM if any are posted.

Feel free to participate any time during the start and stop times.

• Friday Feb. 26th

• Event Start Time - 18:30 ZULU (10:30AM PST)

• Event End Time - 10:30 ZULU Saturday Feb. 27th) (2:30AM PST Saturday Feb. 27th)

• Featured Region: South Florida

• Aircraft - Featuring 747 Space Shuttle Carrier, or any U.S. Government, or Military aircraft as alternate or for escort.

Share your event experiences and photos.

Happy landings


Before it starts, yes I know we only have Atlantis on the SCA. We do with what we have. :)


It’s ok David, don’t worry, anything is possible with a little imagination and pixie dust. I will stop by if I can, thanks for making all of these wonderful events :)

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I would love this, but I have a lack of South Florida.

I’d love to join, but I don’t have Florida

We need Carson here


Looks like a job for IFES !

@Tecnam2TA @AnnieCorp_Inc @Furtive_masstwofourf


Wish I could make it, but it’s unlikely unfortunately:( I have sound to do…
The rest of Team IFES can fill in for me:)

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You forgot me 😢

I only tagged the staff of IFES

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Oh, ok. My bad

Just pointing it out.

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I will be joining this event on flodirda this week.


@DIsraelFDS do you mean Florida?

One shuttle delivered to Miami… going back for more!

Thanks for flying @CJ12 and thanks @art_martinez for not ghosting me while transitioning under 2500ft


Nice snaps! And thanks for the suprise escort :)

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Thanks for the escort @Captain_Damian!

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