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Nov 11, 2016, 18:26 ET Heroes & Legends featuring the U.S. Astronaut Hall of Fame® Presented by Boeing Opens at Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex November 11, 2016

KENNEDY SPACE CENTER -- A blast of colors lit up the sky today at Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex in Florida above the new Heroes &...


Jun 30, 2016, 19:42 ET Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex announces The Boeing Company as Title Sponsor for Heroes & Legends, featuring the U.S. Astronaut Hall of Fame®

  KENNEDY SPACE CENTER – Editor's Note: Click here to download Hi Def video of the event Therrin Protze, chief operating...


May 09, 2016, 16:14 ET High School Teams Competed for Top Honors at the 10th Annual Conrad Innovation Summit

 KENNEDY SPACE CENTER – High school teams from across the globe gathered at Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex to compete for honors in...


Feb 01, 2016, 16:42 ET Astronauts Brian Duffy and Scott Parazynski to Join Prestigious Group of More Than 90 Space Heroes

 KENNEDY SPACE CENTER – In recognition of  their extraordinary accomplishments in furthering NASA's mission of exploration and...


Dec 02, 2014, 13:35 ET Exclusive Launch Day Experience for Historic Orion Launch Dec. 4 at Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex

 KENNEDY SPACE CENTER – There's no better place to be on the morning of Thursday, Dec. 4 than Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex, where...


Jun 28, 2013, 18:51 ET Space Shuttle Atlantis(SM) - World's Most Comprehensive Attraction Devoted to NASA's 30-Year Space Shuttle Program - Opens June 29 at Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex

  KENNEDY SPACE CENTER – On June 29, Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex will open the doors to the world's most comprehensive and...


Apr 25, 2013, 17:47 ET Space Shuttle Atlantis Emerges from Protective Shrink Wrap as Work Continues on New Attraction at Kennedy Space Center

  KENNEDY SPACE CENTER – NASA's Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex today began the two-day process of unwrapping the Atlantis orbiter...


Apr 20, 2013, 19:25 ET Space Shuttle Astronauts Curt Brown, Eileen Collins and Bonnie Dunbar Inducted into U.S. Astronaut Hall of Fame

 KENNEDY SPACE CENTER – Space Shuttle astronauts Curt Brown, Eileen Collins and Bonnie Dunbar, Ph.D., today joined an elite group of...


Mar 22, 2013, 14:27 ET Angry Birds™ Space Encounter Opens at NASA's Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex

 KENNEDY SPACE CENTER – The internationally popular Angry Birds™ have landed at NASA's Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex for a...


Feb 21, 2013, 16:53 ET Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex Unveils Name, Logo and Opening Date for New $100 Million Home for Space Shuttle Atlantis

 NASA's Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex marked yet another major milestone today in the construction of its 90,000-square-foot, $100...


Feb 07, 2013, 15:35 ET Addition of $100 Million Home of Space Shuttle Atlantis, Other Experiences Enhancing Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex as a 2013 Destination

 Following an action-filled 2012, NASA's Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex, just east of Orlando, is anticipating a momentous...


Dec 17, 2012, 17:00 ET Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex to Open Dec. 25 for the First Time; Free Child Admission with Paid Adult Dec. 17 - Jan. 7

 Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex is celebrating the holidays by opening to guests on Christmas Day for the first time in 45 years, and...


Nov 02, 2012, 19:37 ET Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex Welcomes Space Shuttle Atlantis as Centerpiece of $100 Million Exhibit to Open in July 2013

 Space Shuttle Atlantis arrived today at Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex to begin its new mission as the dramatically displayed...


Oct 17, 2012, 14:00 ET Space Shuttle Atlantis to Make Historic Final Journey at Kennedy Space Center in Last-Ever Move of a NASA Orbiter

KENNEDY SPACE CENTER -- Fans of NASA's Space Shuttle Program will have their last opportunity to see an orbiter on the move when...


Jul 20, 2012, 13:02 ET NASA oferece pela primeira vez aos visitantes do Centro Espacial Kennedy (Kennedy Space Center) acesso às proximidades da plataforma de lançamento

KENNEDY SPACE CENTER -- Pela primeira vez nos 50 anos de história do Centro Espacial Kennedy (Kennedy Space Center), a NASA vai começar...


Jul 19, 2012, 16:10 ET NASA Giving Kennedy Space Center Visitors Up-Close Access to Launch Pad for the First Time

 KENNEDY SPACE CENTER -- For the first time in the 50-year history of Kennedy Space Center, NASA on Friday will begin allowing public...


Jun 27, 2012, 18:27 ET Kennedy Space Center's 50th Anniversary Celebration Includes Nod to the Past and Look to the Future

 Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex will celebrate the 50th anniversary of Kennedy Space Center on Sunday, July 1 with a program that...


Jun 14, 2012, 21:19 ET Visitantes do Centro Espacial Kennedy conseguem acesso raro ao Centro de Controle de Lançamentos da NASA

KENNEDY SPACE CENTER (CENTRO ESPACIAL KENNEDY) -- Pela primeira vez em mais de 30 anos, a NASA  está permitindo acesso aos convidados do...


Jun 08, 2012, 12:16 ET Kennedy Space Center Visitors Getting Rare Access Inside NASA's Launch Control Center

 KENNEDY SPACE CENTER -- For the first time in more than 30 years, NASA is allowing Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex guests...


May 24, 2012, 12:29 ET Kennedy Space Center recebe visitantes no ano do 50o aniversário com turnês e ofertas especiais

A NASA está oferecendo aos visitantes um acesso raro a diversas áreas especiais do Centro Espacial Kennedy (Kennedy Space Center), no...


May 23, 2012, 18:34 ET Kennedy Space Center Welcoming Visitors During 50th Anniversary Year with Special Tours and Offers

 NASA is offering visitors rare access to several key areas of Kennedy Space Center during its 50th anniversary year to enhance a popular...


May 18, 2012, 12:14 ET Kennedy Space Center Welcoming Visitors During 50th Anniversary Year with Special Tours and Offers

KENNEDY SPACE CENTER, Fla. -- NASA is offering visitors rare access to several key areas of Kennedy Space Center during its 50th anniversary...


Nov 04, 2011, 13:30 ET For the First Time in More Than 30 Years, Guests Are Invited Inside Kennedy Space Center's Vehicle Assembly Building (VAB) to See Where Rockets Are Built

 For more than 30 years, tour buses have driven guests past the 525-foot tall Vehicle Assembly Building, or VAB, at Kennedy Space Center,...


Apr 12, 2011, 14:20 ET NASA's Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex Awarded Space Shuttle Atlantis

NASA officials announced today that Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex has been selected to permanently display space shuttle Atlantis upon...


Dec 15, 2010, 13:30 ET New Master Plan for NASA's Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex

Design work has begun on a new master plan to transform NASA's Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex into a place where explorers of all ages can...