Launch Control Center and Vehicle Assembly Building at John F. Kennedy Space Center

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Title

Launch Control Center and Vehicle Assembly Building at John F. Kennedy Space Center

Alternative Title

Launch Control Center and Vehicle Assembly Building at Kennedy Space Center

Subject

Merritt Island (Fla.)
National Aeronautics and Space Administration (U.S.)
NASA
Kennedy Space Center
John F. Kennedy Space Center

Description

The Launch Control Center (LCC) and the Vehicle Assembly Building (VAB) at the John F. Kennedy Space Center (KSC) in Merritt Island, Florida. The Apollo missions and later Space Shuttle missions were launched at the LCC and the Saturn V rocket was assembled at the VAB.

Source

Original black and white photographic print: Private Collection of Dr. Calvin D. Fowler.

Date Created

ca. 1966

Contributor

Fowler, Calvin D.

Is Format Of

Digital reproduction of original black and white photographic print.

Is Part Of

Dr. Calvin Fowler Collection, Florida Space Coast History Collection, RICHES of Central Florida.

Format

image/jpg

Extent

164 KB

Medium

1 color photographic print

Type

Still Image

Coverage

Launch Control Center, John F. Kennedy Space Center, Merritt Island, Florida
Vehicle Assembly Building, John F. Kennedy Space Center, Merritt Island, Florida

Accrual Method

Donation

Mediator

History Teacher
Civics/Government Teacher
Geography Teacher

Provenance

Originally owned by Dr. Calvin D. Fowler.

Rights Holder

Copyright to this resource is held by Dr. Calvin D. Fowler and is provided here by RICHES of Central Florida for educational purposes only.

Curator

Michlowitz, Robert
Cepero, Laura

Digital Collection

External Reference

"LAUNCH CONTROL CENTER." John F. Kennedy Space Center, National Aeronautics and Space Administration. http://science.ksc.nasa.gov/shuttle/technology/sts-newsref/sts-lcc.html#sts-ksc-lps.
"Vehicle Assembly Building." John F. Kennedy Space Center, National Aeronautics and Space Administration. http://science.ksc.nasa.gov/facilities/vab.html.

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