Cape Kennedy

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a sandy promontory (formerly Cape Kennedy) extending into the Atlantic Ocean from a barrier island off the eastern coast of Florida

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Cuellar's gentle doodlebugs were no match for rocket man Delap, who already has one eye on lift-off at Cape Kennedy now Stoke's Luftwaffe are all but guaranteed a third term of reaching for the sky.
Australia's brightest young thinkers could be jetting off to NASA's Cape Kennedy Space Centre later this year thanks to a new Origin initiative, littleBIGidea, that aims to foster creativity and innovation in students from grade 3-8.
Astronauts Neil Armstrong, Edwin "Buzz" Aldrin, and Michael Collins blasted off from Cape Kennedy (now Cape Canaveral), Florida, on Apollo 11.
Dodds' answer to these down-to-the-sea-in-boats hassles is a specially designed trainer with rollers that literally launches boats into the bay - Cape Kennedy style.
So he went over to Cape Kennedy and knocked on NASA's big, rocket-sized front door, waving his $20m.
Lockheed Martin, Pan American World Airways, and Boeing), including work on the Saturn program at Cape Kennedy.
He heads off to Cape Kennedy in the US and Star City in Russia as he prepares to take part in the world's first privately sponsored space travel programme.
IT was a carnival atmosphere at Cape Kennedy for what was supposed to be a routine shuttle landing.
Moscow TV remained silent about its own moon mission, but it did run five minutes of tape from Cape Kennedy a couple of hours after Apollo 11's launch.
The Costas lived in Eagle Rock and were a Jack and Jill of all trades in movie and TV production when a film project took them to Cape Kennedy for the Apollo 11 launch.
From the Cape Kennedy launch on July 16, to splashdown in the Pacific on July 24, the world was captivated by what President Nixon would describe as "the greatest week since creation".
Yet, American bureaucratic processes, which require a replacement name relevant to the site in question and which mandate a minimum waiting period of five years to commemorate individuals (a result of Floridians' successful protest against the renaming of Cape Canaveral as Cape Kennedy during the 1960s), have preserved many of these toponyms.
The milestone was set by military vehicles loaded on board the MV Cape Kennedy, a ship of the U.
JULY 16 Apollo 11 space rocket takes off from Cape Kennedy, Florida, to land a man on the moon
See and Charles Bassett, scheduled to fly together in Gemini 9, the deaths of Virgil "Gus" Grissom, Ed White, and Roger Chaffee in the Apollo 1 fire at Cape Kennedy in January 1967; Ed Givens's tragic automobile accident in a Houston suburb in June 1967; and the death of C.