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Endeavour flyover delayed an hour due to fog

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NASA has confirmed earlier reports that the Space Shuttle Endeavour will be delayed due to bad weather. 

In a statement, the agency says that heavy fog will push the flight back an hour. It's now expected to take off from Edwards Airforce Base at 8:15 a.m. You can catch a livestream of the take-off beginning at 8 a.m. at NASA's website

LAPD has said they expect the rocket to pass through L.A.'s sky around 11:40 a.m.

The shuttle landed at Edwards Airforce Base earlier Thursday morning. It's expected to fly over the Capitol in Sacramento and make a trip over the San Francisco Bay before moving its way back to the Southland. See a map of vantage spots around L.A. 

A spokesperson for the Federal Aviation Administration says Endeavor's landing at LAX shouldn't affect flights at the airport.

"We are not expecting any significant delays as a result of the shuttle's arrival at LAX.," FAA spokesperson Ian Gregor wrote in an email. "We have worked very closely with NASA for several months to coordinate the shuttle's flight from Florida across the U.S. to California."

KPCC's full coverage of Endeavor's final flight

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