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By Kerry L Klun, Broker/Owner, 321-626-5868
(Palm Realty)
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SpaceX is planning on launching a Falcon 9 rocket this evening from the Kennedy Space Center. The payload is a commercial communications satellite for Colorado based Echostar.The rocket to be used is a "flight proven" or previously flown rocket (yeah SpaceX, the recycling space company!). There i...

By Kerry L Klun, Broker/Owner, 321-626-5868
(Palm Realty)
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I have blogged repeatedly about Elon Musk and SpaceX are revolutionizing the space industry. I love that SpaceX is re-using their rockets to cut down on space garbage orbiting the Earth. Initially they had their rockets landing on platforms out in the ocean. There were a couple of set backs, but,...

By Kerry L Klun, Broker/Owner, 321-626-5868
(Palm Realty)
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Elon Musk and SpaceX are doing it again. An unmanned SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket will lift off from NASA's Kennedy Space Center Launch Complex 39A to carry supplies and equipment to the International Space Station - ISS  on a Dragon Capsule. This will be SpaceX’s 12th mission under NASA’s Commercial R...

By Kerry L Klun, Broker/Owner, 321-626-5868
(Palm Realty)
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NASA has announced that they will begin doing research on the Space Coast regarding Sonic Booms. The research called Sonic Booms in Atmospheric Turbulence, or SonicBAT  is intended to lead to a better understanding of how low altitude atmospheric turbulence affects sonic booms in humid climates s...

By Kerry L Klun, Broker/Owner, 321-626-5868
(Palm Realty)
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We were originally hearing that SpaceX was going to launch a "flight proven" Falcon 9 rocket on Saturday, but, today they announced that the earliest launch date would be Monday. A "flight proven" Rocket is one that has been previously launched and landed here on the Space Coast. This  launch wil...

By Kerry L Klun, Broker/Owner, 321-626-5868
(Palm Realty)
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SpaceX successfully conducted a pre-flight check of a Falcon 9's systems known as a "static test fire" this past Sunday at noon. This was in anticipation of the launch of a Falcon 9 rocket that will carry 6,000 pounds of supplies and equipment to the International Space Station (ISS), scheduled f...

By Kerry L Klun, Broker/Owner, 321-626-5868
(Palm Realty)
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There have literally been hundreds of science fiction movies made. But 8 of them were really and truly filmed at the Kennedy Space Center right here on the Space Coast.The list is as follows:   1.) Contact - starring Jodi Foster and Matthew McConaugheyexcellent movie by the way!2.) Apollo 13 -  ...

By Kerry L Klun, Broker/Owner, 321-626-5868
(Palm Realty)
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I have made no secret of my admiration for Elon Musk and SpaceX. Being a die-hard fan of recycling, I have a tremendous amount of respect for what SpaceX has done in terms of launching their rockets and landing them with the intent of reusing them. This will not only end up saving money, but more...

By Jeffrey DiMuria 321.223.6253 Waves Realty, Florida Space Coast Homes
(Waves Realty)
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Though most folks know the Space Coast was named for the fact that the Kennedy Space Center is located here, they seem to know little about the facility itself beyond the rocket launches. For starters...the size of KSC itself is incredible! It is 34 miles long and about 6 miles wide...covering a...

By Sandy Shores FL Realtor®, Melbourne Real Estate, Brevard County Real Estate, Florida's Space Coast
(M & M Realty of Brevard Inc.)
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This rocket is on display at the Kennedy Space Center Visitors Complex. The next rocket launch is scheduled for November 25, 2011.     Sandy Shores, Melbourne FL REALTOR® Specializing in Residential, Investment and Relocation Real Estate We have a team to facilitate your Short Sale. Melbourne Re...

By Sandy Shores FL Realtor®, Melbourne Real Estate, Brevard County Real Estate, Florida's Space Coast
(M & M Realty of Brevard Inc.)
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  Don't forget that Kennedy Space Center Visitors Complex is hosting their Free Brevard County Residents weekend through Sunday.  This is the VAB (pictured) Vehicle Assembly Building, and has been used to assemble and house launch vehicles. It is the largest single story building in the world. It...

By John Mayer, Your Beach Area Expert
(Oikos Realty, Cape Canaveral, Cocoa Beach Florida)
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The safe landing of the Space Shuttle Atlantis on 7/21/2011 at 5:57 AM, signalled the end of an era here on the Space Coast. This 12 day flight officially ended the 30 year old shuttle program but there is renewed hope for continued success at KSC. The Atlas V rocket is undergoing safety evaluati...

By Michael DeGel
(Exit Island & Beach Realty)
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    Brevard County Fl will be in the movies again. Fliming of Transformers 3 is set to begin this week. They will be on location at Kennedy Space Center. This isn't the first film to be filmed here in Brevard County. It would seem as if Kennedy Space Center is a huge draw for film makers. If you ...

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