Titusville in Brevard County, Florida — The American South (South Atlantic)
Space Shuttle Program
—Space View Park —
Named for a British exploration ship that sailed in the 19th Century, as well as the Apollo 17 lunar module.
First flight April 4, 1983.
Challenger completed 995 orbits during 10 missions beginning in 1983. Challenger and its crew were lost during a 1986 launch.
Erected 2014 by City of Titusville/U.S. Space Walk Foundation.
Location. 28° 36.863′ N, 80° 48.418′ W. Marker is in Titusville, Florida, in Brevard County. Marker can be reached from the intersection of Orange Street and South Washington Avenue, on the right when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 17 Orange Street, Titusville FL 32796, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Enterprise (here, next to this marker); Discovery (here, next to this marker); "TFNG" (here, next to this marker); Columbia (a few steps from this marker); Atlantis (a few steps from this marker); Endeavour (a few steps from this marker); The Steamboat Pioneer, 1877 (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Scobie Fish & Oyster Company - 1885 (approx. 0.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Titusville.
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Categories. • Air & Space • Disasters • Exploration •
Credits. This page was last revised on March 16, 2018. This page originally submitted on January 20, 2018, by Brandon D Cross of Flagler Beach, Florida. This page has been viewed 132 times since then. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on January 20, 2018, by Brandon D Cross of Flagler Beach, Florida. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page.