Kennedy Space Center

KENNEDY SPACE CENTER VISITOR COMPLEX OFFERS DISCOUNTED ADMISSION

Brevard County, Florida, residents are invited to participate in the Salute to Brevard program supporting area food banks and offering 70% off admission for up to six people at Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex October 3 – 9, 2016. Make a difference in the local community by donating nonperishable food items in support of Brevard […]

A MIXED-REALITY TRIP TO MARS

It’ll be years before the first astronauts leave the launch pad on Earth to journey to Mars. But starting September 19, visitors to the Kennedy Space Center visitor complex in Florida will get a taste of what those astronauts will see when they touch down on the Red Planet. “Destination: Mars,” a mixed-reality experience designed […]

MOON EXPRESS ANNOUNCES NEW HOME AT HISTORIC CAPE CANAVERAL LAUNCH COMPLEXES 17 AND 18

Moon Express, Inc. (MoonEx) announced today that it has reached an agreement with the U.S. Air Force 45th Wing to license the historic Space Launch Complexes 17 and 18 at Cape Canaveral for its lunar lander development and flight test operations. The announcement was made by company founder & CEO Bob Richards in a keynote […]

KENNEDY SPACE CENTER TO OPEN NEW HEROES & LEGENDS ATTRACTION

With all the drama of an actual trip to space, guests of Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex in Florida will be greeted with a dramatic sense of arrival when the new Heroes & Legends featuring the U.S. Astronaut Hall of Fame opens on November 11, 2016. Through engaging storytelling, guests will embark on an awe-inspiring […]

ORBITAL ATK TO USE SPACE IN VEHICLE ASSEMBLY BUILDING

NASA has selected Orbital ATK Inc. of Dulles, Virginia, to begin negotiations on an agreement to use High Bay 2 in the iconic Vehicle Assembly Building (VAB) at the agency’s Kennedy Space Center in Florida. The prospective property use agreement, which also will include a mobile launcher platform, reflects Kennedy’s transformation to a multi-user spaceport […]

NASA CELEBRATES EARTH DAY WITH PUBLIC EVENTS, ONLINE ACTIVITIES

This year, NASA will celebrate Earth Day, April 22, with a variety of live and online activities Thursday and Friday, April 21-22, to engage the public in the agency’s mission to better understand and protect our home planet. Earth Day in the Nation’s Capital Thursday and Friday 9:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. Union Station main […]

‘MIXED REALITY’ BRINGS MARS TO EARTH

What might it look like if you were walking around on Mars? A group of researchers at NASA’s Jet Propulsion Laboratory, Pasadena, California, has been working on methods to take this question from the realm of imagination to the mind-bending domain of mixed reality. As a result, NASA and Microsoft have teamed up to offer […]

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