Melbourne, Florida, February 19-25, 2012
Part 4 - Kennedy Space Center

A bird in the parking lot.

Cynthia and Bill at the starting point.

Jim with the rotating granite Kugel ball.

The Vehicle Assembly Building, 525 feet high, or about 52 stories.
It has four "High Bay" doors, each 456 feet high; two are visible here.

An old space shuttle launch site.

A rocket launch site.
This is the Atlas V rocket that we would see launched the next day.

The tail end of an Atlas V rocket on display in the visitor center.

Control room displayed in the vistor center.

Astronaut capsule.

The door of the astronaut capsule.

One design for a spacesuit.

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