Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex and Valiant Air Command  Partner to Offer Ultimate Aviation Combo Package  featuring the USAF Thunderbirds
02.22.2013

Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex and Valiant Air Command Partner to Offer Ultimate Aviation Combo Package featuring the USAF Thunderbirds

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (Feb. 22, 2013) – Valiant Air Command and Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex have partnered to offer a special ticket package in celebration of the 36th Annual TiCo Warbird AirShow, March 22-24, 2013. The Ultimate Aviation Combo package includes a one day admission to the TiCo Warbird AirShow and a one day admission to Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex valid March 22-24, 2013.
A Day of Remembrance Ceremony  On the 10th Anniversary of Space Shuttle Columbia
01.22.2013

A Day of Remembrance Ceremony On the 10th Anniversary of Space Shuttle Columbia

KENNEDY SPACE CENTER, Fla. (January 22, 2013) – The Astronauts Memorial Foundation (AMF) is holding a ceremony to honor the crew of space shuttle Columbia STS-107 in remembrance of the 10th anniversary of the Columbia disaster at 10 a.m. EDT on Feb. 1, 2013. The ceremony being held at the Space Mirror Memorial at Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex celebrates and memorializes all astronauts who have sacrificed their lives for the nation and its space program.
Kennedy Space Center Previews New $100 Million Home of Space Shuttle Atlantis for 2,300 Providers at NTA’s Travel Exchange
01.21.2013

Kennedy Space Center Previews New $100 Million Home of Space Shuttle Atlantis for 2,300 Providers at NTA’s Travel Exchange

KENNEDY SPACE CENTER, Fla. (Jan. 21, 2013)Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex provided more than 2,300 travel providers with a preview of the $100 million new home of Space Shuttle Atlantis Sunday during the opening night of Travel Exchange.
Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex to Open Dec. 25 for the First Time; Free Child Admission with Paid Adult Dec. 17 - Jan. 7
12.17.2012

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 offering a holiday gift to visitors: one child age 11 and under free with the purchase of a paid adult admission Dec. 17 through Jan. 7.
Atlas V Rocket Launches Mini Space Plane Dec. 11
12.07.2012

Atlas V Rocket Launches Mini Space Plane Dec. 11

Experience the excitement of a space launch from Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex as an Atlas V rocket launches a space plane prototype on Tuesday, Dec. 11, 2012. Special launch viewing areas for guests and live launch commentary from mission control are included in admission to the Visitor Complex. The launch window is scheduled between 1:03 and 6:03 p.m. EDT from Launch Complex 41 at Cape Canaveral Air Force Station.
Guests Invited to Celebrate the Holidays at  Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex’s ‘Holidays in Space’
11.21.2012

Guests Invited to Celebrate the Holidays at Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex’s ‘Holidays in Space’

Guests can celebrate the holiday sights and sounds as Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex presents the second annual “Holidays in Space” November 23 through January 1. The Visitor Complex will be adorned with a stunning array of holiday decorations and feature daily visits and storytelling with Santa and Mrs. Claus, as well as heartwarming performances of favorite holiday songs by strolling carolers.
 
Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex Offers Rare Opportunity For Guests to View Atlantis Inside its New Home
11.05.2012

Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex Offers Rare Opportunity For Guests to View Atlantis Inside its New Home

Beginning Saturday and continuing through Nov. 11, visitors to Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex will have a limited opportunity to see Space Shuttle Atlantis inside its new home.
Media Events for Space Shuttle Atlantis Move to  Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex
10.29.2012

Media Events for Space Shuttle Atlantis Move to Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex

Space Shuttle Atlantis will travel from Kennedy Space Center’s Vehicle Assembly Building (VAB) to its permanent display at Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex. News media are invited to cover and photograph Atlantis along the 9.8 mile journey. Media will have an opportunity for up-close views of Atlantis at Exploration Park and as Atlantis approaches the Visitor Complex.
Space Shuttle Atlantis to Make Historic Final Journey at Kennedy Space Center in Last-Ever Move of a NASA Orbiter
10.29.2012

Space Shuttle Atlantis to Make Historic Final Journey at Kennedy Space Center in Last-Ever Move of a NASA Orbiter

Fans of NASA’s Space Shuttle Program will have their last opportunity to see an orbiter on the move when Atlantis makes its historic final journey on Nov. 2 at Kennedy Space Center.
 
Atlantis will travel the nearly 10 miles from Kennedy Space Center to its new home at Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex. Because of crowd logistics and security – 70 percent of the route is in the restricted area of the space center – the only viewing opportunities for the move are being offered by the visitor complex via two different ticket packages requiring advance reservations.
Falcon 9 to Light the Night Skies View the SpaceX Rocket Launch on Oct. 7  from Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex
10.02.2012

Falcon 9 to Light the Night Skies View the SpaceX Rocket Launch on Oct. 7 from Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex

Watch the night sky light up as a Falcon 9 rocket rises from the East Coast on Sunday, Oct. 7, 2012. Launch viewing for the first SpaceX mission to resupply the International Space Station (ISS) will be available at Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex. The night launch is scheduled for 8:34 p.m. EDT from Launch Complex 40 at Cape Canaveral Air Force Station.