Meritt Island in Brevard County, Florida — The American South (South Atlantic)
Thirteen Saturn Vís were launched between Nov. 9, 1967 and May 14, 1973. All were erected in the Vehicle Assembly Building and moved vertically to the launch pad atop massive crawler transporters.
Location. 28° 31.412′ N, 80° 41.001′ W. Marker is in Meritt Island, Florida, in Brevard County. Marker can be reached from NASA Parkway West (State Road 405) east of E Avenue SW, on the right when traveling east. Touch for map. The marker is in the Rocket Garden on the grounds of the Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex. Marker is in this post office area: Merritt Island FL 32953, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 9 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. SATAN Tracking Antenna (approx. 0.2 miles away); John H. Sams Homestead (approx. 4.1 St. Luke's Episcopal Church (approx. 5 miles away); Bethel African Methodist Episcopal Church of Merritt Island & Community Cemetery (approx. 6 miles away); The Addison/Ellis Canal (approx. 7.3 miles away); Launch Complex 34 (approx. 7.4 miles away); Complex 14 (approx. 8.2 miles away); Port Canaveral Historic Milestones (approx. 8.9 miles away).
Categories. • Air & Space •
Credits. This page was last revised on July 10, 2017. This page originally submitted on July 8, 2017, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Maryland. This page has been viewed 99 times since then and 12 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6. submitted on July 8, 2017, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Maryland. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page.
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