Cape Kennedy


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Noun1.Cape Kennedy - a sandy promontory (formerly Cape Kennedy) extending into the Atlantic Ocean from a barrier island off the eastern coast of FloridaCape Kennedy - a sandy promontory (formerly Cape Kennedy) extending into the Atlantic Ocean from a barrier island off the eastern coast of Florida; the site of a NASA center for spaceflight
Everglade State, FL, Florida, Sunshine State - a state in southeastern United States between the Atlantic and the Gulf of Mexico; one of the Confederate states during the American Civil War
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July 16, 1969: The Apollo 11 space rocket takes off successfully from Cape Kennedy, Florida, at the start of the first attempt to land a man on the Moon.
NASA launched Apollo 13, America's third manned moon-landing mission, from Cape Kennedy, Florida.
1969: The Apollo 11 space rocket takes off from Cape Kennedy at the start of the first attempt to land a man on the Moon, above.
In 1969, Apollo 9 blasted off from Cape Kennedy on a mission to test the lunar module.
Apollo 11 Press Conference, Cape Kennedy, Florida, 1969, for instance, is framed to reveal not only a row of telegenic officials in front of microphones but also members of the press, who crouch on the floor with their recorders.
But the entertainment value of this colossal yawn was lost in space, and sling-shot Delap's revelation that he plans to see space shuttle Atlantis blast off from Cape Kennedy in May was far more enlightening than the football.
July16 1969: Apollo 11 takes off for the Moon The Apollo 11 space rocket takes off from Cape Kennedy at the start of the first attempt to land a man on the Moon.
Three overall winners will win a trip to Florida, USA to visit innovative hotspots including the Cape Kennedy Space Centre, Epcot Theme Park - Walt Disney World Florida and Ripley's Believe it or Not.
They had to declare Moon rocks, Moon dust and other lunar samples and listed their flight route as starting at Cape Kennedy in Florida with a stopover on the Moon.
The "talent handlers" or "actor wranglers" or "diva cowboys" often ask if there is anywhere you'd like to visit and Nick Moran and I straight away said Cape Canaveral, Cape Kennedy as it was.
For launch, the Shuttle used many of the facilities at Cape Kennedy developed for the Apollo programme.
We're referring to a little publicized, spacey land grab at Cape Kennedy that would needlessly intrude on the wondrous Merritt Island National Wildlife Refuge.