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Titusville in Brevard County, Florida — The American South (South Atlantic)
 

Atlantis

Space Shuttle Program

 

—Space View Park —

 
Atlantis Marker image. Click for full size.
By Brandon D Cross, December 17, 2017
1. Atlantis Marker
Inscription. Name Origin:
Named for a Woods Hole Oceanographic Institute Sailing Ship of exploration in the 20th century.

Flight History:
First flight October 3, 1985.
Atlantis was launched into space 33 times and, during 4,848 orbits, flew 126 million miles. In 2011, Atlantis flew the final Space Shuttle mission.
 
Erected 2014 by City of Titusville/U.S. Space Walk Foundation.
 
Location. 28° 36.868′ N, 80° 48.42′ W. Marker is in Titusville, Florida, in Brevard County. Marker can be reached from the intersection of Orange Street and South Washington Avenue (U.S. 1), 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. Endeavour (here, next to this marker); Discovery (here, next to this marker); Enterprise (here, next to this marker); "TFNG" (a few steps from this marker); Columbia (a few steps from this marker); Challenger (a few steps from this marker); The Steamboat Pioneer, 1877 (about 500 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.
 
More about this marker.
Atlantis Marker image. Click for full size.
By Brandon D Cross
2. Atlantis Marker
Space View Park is located less than 15 miles directly across from the Cape Canaveral launce pads. The Park is the first and only walk in the nation that honors America’s astronauts as well as the men and women behind the scenes who helped America lead the world in space exploration.
 
Categories. Air & SpaceExploration
 
3. Space Shuttle Endeavour landing after STS-127. image. Click for full size.
By Brandon D Cross
3. 3. Space Shuttle Endeavour landing after STS-127.
Space View Park image. Click for full size.
By Brandon D Cross, December 17, 2017
4. Space View Park
 
 
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 51 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.
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