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28 Years Ago: Remembering The Challenger Disaster

Today marks 28 years since the Space Shuttle Challenger accident.

01/28/2014

Mission To ISS Continues For NASA's Final Space Shuttle Flight

Kennedy Space Center Home To Secret Spacecraft

The Kennedy Space Center is going to be the testing site for a top-secret Air Force space plane.

01/03/2014

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15th Anniversary Of International Space Station

To mark the 15th anniversary of the International Space Station, some of the astronauts who helped hook up the first two pieces are returning to Florida for the occasion.

12/08/2013

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Former NASA Manager Pleads Guilty To Federal Charge

A former high level NASA manager who also helped the private sector develop spacecraft pleaded guilty Monday in federal court to a conflict-of-interest charge.

12/02/2013

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Time Capsule Buried At New Kennedy Space Center Shuttle Exhibit

Part of the Space Shuttle Atlantis exhibit at the Kennedy Space Center Visitors Complex won’t go on view to the public for nearly five decades.

CBS4–09/24/2013

An image of the popular video game "Angry Birds" is displayed on a laptop on March 18, 2011 in San Anselmo, California. (Photo Illustration by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Angry Birds Comes To Space Center

Angry Birds are getting their taste of space.
The creator of the Angry Bird franchise is helping bring an interactive attraction to the Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex in Florida.

CBS4–03/12/2013

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NASA Postpones Final Ferry Flight Of Endeavour

The Space Shuttle Endeavour is expected to leave Florida Tuesday, a day later than expected, on its final journey to Los Angeles for permanent display.

CBS4–09/17/2012

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Former Shuttle Program Workers Struggle To Find Jobs

Thousands of engineers and others who worked at and around the Kennedy Space Center during the three decade long U.S. space shuttle program are struggling to find jobs a year after the program came to close.

07/15/2012

The Space Shuttle replica “Explorer” being towed on a barge off the coast of Miami Beach on May 25, 2012. The full scale replica model set sail from the Kennedy Space Center on May 24, 2012 on an oceanic voyage for her permanent new museum display home at Space Center Houston, the visitor complex at NASA’s Johnson Space Center in Texas.  (Source: CBS4)

Full-Size Shuttle Replica Floats By Miami

The Space Shuttle program has long ended, but if you looked out towards the Atlantic from Miami Friday afternoon, you likely saw the Shuttle passing across the horizon.

CBS4–05/25/2012

Guests photograph the Space Shuttle Discovery following a transfer ceremony at the Smithsonian National Air and Space Museum Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center in Chantilly, Virginia, April 19, 2012, as the Shuttle Discovery is officially received by the museum and will be placed on permanent display. Discovery is the first spaceship of the retired US shuttle fleet to enter its permanent home as a museum artifact, replacing the prototype Space Shuttle Enterprise, which will be moved to a museum in New York.  (Photo credit: SAUL LOEB/AFP/Getty Images)

Space Shuttle Discovery Arrives At New Home

Space Shuttle Discovery is settling into its new home just outside Washington, DC. Discovery was lifted off its Boeing 747 carrier Thursday and towed to the Smithsonian’s National Air and Space Museum annex in northern Virginia.

CBS4–04/19/2012

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