Launch Complex 39

Also known as: America's First Spaceport
Kennedy Space Center, Titusville, Florida

Photos 

Launch Pad 39A and Crawlerway

Photo taken by Michael Miller September 2002

View this photo at panoramio.com

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National Register information 

Status
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on May 24, 1973
Reference number
73000568
Areas of significance
Engineering; Transportation; Exploration/Settlement; Science; Communications
Level of significance
National
Evaluation criteria
A - Event; C - Design/Construction
Property type
Site
Historic functions
Museum; Air-related; Communications facility; Research facility
Current functions
Museum; Communications facility; Air-related; Research facility
Period of significance
1950-1974
Significant years
1967; 1968; 1969
Number of properties
Contributing buildings: 21
Contributing structures: 32
Contributing objects: 2
Non-contributing buildings: 57
Non-contributing structures: 17

Update Log 

  • July 16, 2014: New photo from Michael Miller

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