New Attraction – Heroes and Legends Featuring the U.S. Astronaut Hall of Fame® – Breaks Ground at Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex
05.29.2015

New Attraction – Heroes and Legends Featuring the U.S. Astronaut Hall of Fame® – Breaks Ground at Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (May 29, 2015) – KENNEDY SPACE CENTER – Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex today broke ground on a next-generation attraction designed to touch the hearts and minds of the next generation of space explorers – Heroes and Legends, featuring the U.S. Astronaut Hall of Fame®, scheduled to open in 2016.
Robot Rocket Rally at Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex March 14-16 Celebrates Leading-Edge Robotic Technology
02.27.2014

Robot Rocket Rally at Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex March 14-16 Celebrates Leading-Edge Robotic Technology

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (Feb. 27, 2014) KENNEDY SPACE CENTER A robot revolution will invade Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex March 14-16 for the first-ever Robot Rocket RallySM, a three-day festival celebrating the latest in robotic technology from NASA, industry leaders and universities.
 
New KSC Up-Close Explore Tour Spans Past and Future of Space Program at Kennedy Space Center
02.19.2014

New KSC Up-Close Explore Tour Spans Past and Future of Space Program at Kennedy Space Center

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (Feb. 19, 2014) KENNEDY SPACE CENTER – Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex will launch a new tour on Feb. 24 giving visitors an insider’s view of the U.S. Space Program, from the launch sites of today at Cape Canaveral Air Force Station to the past and future of space exploration at Kennedy Space Center.
 
Delaware North Companies Parks & Resorts Names Therrin Protze New Chief Operating Officer of Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex
01.17.2014

Delaware North Companies Parks & Resorts Names Therrin Protze New Chief Operating Officer of Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex

BUFFALO, N.Y. and CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (Jan. 17, 2014) – Delaware North Companies Parks & Resorts, a leading provider of stewardship and hospitality in special places, has named Therrin Protze chief operating officer (COO) of Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex.
 
Opening of Space Shuttle Atlantis at Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex a Highlight of 2013 Year in Tourism Industry
12.23.2013

Opening of Space Shuttle Atlantis at Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex a Highlight of 2013 Year in Tourism Industry

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (Dec. 23, 2013) KENNEDY SPACE CENTER – The June 29 opening of the $100 million Space Shuttle AtlantisSM attraction at Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex was a 2013 tourism industry highlight, garnering international media attention and praise from visitors who came to Central Florida to see the iconic spacecraft in its new home.
 
Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex’s new Space Shuttle Atlantis<sup>SM</sup> Attraction Invites Guests to ‘Be the Astronaut’
06.28.2013

Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex’s new Space Shuttle AtlantisSM Attraction Invites Guests to ‘Be the Astronaut’

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (June 28, 2013) KENNEDY SPACE CENTER – Space Shuttle AtlantisSM guests at Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex can see the priceless, historic Atlantis spacecraft as only astronauts have seen it before – rotated 43.21 degrees with payload bay doors open and its Canadarm (robotic arm) extended, as if it has just undocked from the International Space Station.
 
 
Space Shuttle Atlantis<sup>SM</sup> – World’s Most Comprehensive Attraction Devoted to NASA’s 30-Year Space Shuttle Program – Opens  June 29 at Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex
06.28.2013

Space Shuttle AtlantisSM – World’s Most Comprehensive Attraction Devoted to NASA’s 30-Year Space Shuttle Program – Opens June 29 at Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (June 24, 2013) KENNEDY SPACE CENTER – On June 29, Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex will open the doors to the world’s most comprehensive and interactive attraction devoted to NASA’s 30-year Space Shuttle Program –Space Shuttle Atlantis.SM
 
View of Atlantis with Open Payload Bay Doors Open Is Even  More Rare Than Guests May Expect
06.07.2013

View of Atlantis with Open Payload Bay Doors Open Is Even More Rare Than Guests May Expect

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (June 7, 2013) KENNEDY SPACE CENTER
When guests visit the new Space Shuttle AtlantisSM attraction, they will be treated to a sight previously seen only by astronauts in space – Atlantis tilted at a 43.21-degree angle with its payload bay doors open as if it has just undocked from the International Space Station (ISS). What guests may not realize is how rare it is for the payload bay doors to be open when Atlantis is not in space.
Full-Size, High-Fidelity Replica of Hubble Space Telescope Installed Inside New Space Shuttle AtlantisSM
06.07.2013

Full-Size, High-Fidelity Replica of Hubble Space Telescope Installed Inside New Space Shuttle AtlantisSM

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (June 7, 2013) KENNEDY SPACE CENTER – The world’s most comprehensive attraction devoted to the space shuttle, Space Shuttle AtlantisSM at Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex, is much more than a permanent home for the priceless Atlantis spacecraft.