Utah planetarium showing final shuttle launch

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — The Clark Planetarium in Salt Lake City will show the final space shuttle launch live on its IMAX screen. The Atlantis space shuttle is scheduled to launch Friday morning from the Kennedy Space Center in Florida. Admission to the IMAX theater will be free and on a first-come, first-served basis beginning at 8:30 a.m. Friday. During the launch, people attending the IMAX screening will be asked to stand and join hands to honor the astronauts who died in the Challenger and Columbia shuttle accidents. The launch is also being streamed live through NASA’s website.

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