Satellite Beach in Brevard County, Florida — The American South (South Atlantic)
United States Air Force
1976 - 2075
Don M. Hartung Brigadier General, USAF Commander
Erected 1976 by United States Air Force.
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Exploration • War, Cold. In addition, it is included in the The Spirit of ’76, America’s Bicentennial Celebration series list.
Location. 28° 13.783′ N, 80° 36.042′ W. Marker is in Satellite Beach, Florida, in Brevard County. Marker is on State Road A1A, on the right when Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Satellite Beach FL 32937, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 7 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. In Memory of Percy L. Hedgecock (approx. 4 miles away); The Thousand Islands (approx. 5.6 miles away); Winter-Time Ais Indian Town of Pentoaya (approx. 6 miles away); Georgianna United Methodist Church (approx. 6.1 miles away); Georgiana Railway: 1892-1894 (approx. 6.1 miles away); Provost Hall (approx. 6.2 miles away); First Medical Practice Serving Cocoa Beach (approx. 6˝ miles away); The William H. Gleason House (approx. 6.8 miles away).
Regarding United States Air Force. This location was formerly the site of a roadside display of missiles in the 1960s and 1970s.
Additional keywords. Patrick Air Force Base PAFB AFTAC
Credits. This page was last revised on July 27, 2017. It was originally submitted on July 17, 2012, by Jamie Cox of Melbourne, Florida. This page has been viewed 744 times since then and 15 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on July 17, 2012, by Jamie Cox of Melbourne, Florida. 3. submitted on November 4, 2013, by Jamie Cox of Melbourne, Florida. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page.