Space Shuttle Program
—Space View Park —
Named for two famous British ships of exploration in the 17th and 18th centuries.
First flight August 30, 1984. Discovery was NASA’s “workhorse shuttle’. During 39 missions, between 1984 and 2011, it spent a total of one year in space and traveled 149 million miles.
Erected 2014 by City of Titusville/U.S. Space Walk Foundation.
Location. 28° 36.865′ N, 80° 48.418′ W. Marker is in Titusville, Florida, in Brevard County. Marker is at the intersection of Orange Street and Indian River Ave on Orange Street. 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); Challenger (here, next to this marker); "TFNG" (here, next to this marker); Atlantis (here, next to this marker); Columbia (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 • Exploration • Waterways & Vessels •
Credits. This page was last revised on January 22, 2018. This page originally submitted on January 20, 2018, by Brandon D Cross of Flagler Beach, Florida. This page has been viewed 59 times since then. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on January 20, 2018, by Brandon D Cross of Flagler Beach, Florida. • Andrew Ruppenstein was the editor who published this page.