Launch Complex 39--Pad B

NASA, John F. Kennedy Space Center
Kennedy Space Center, Florida

Historic Document

Launch Complex 39--Pad B is located in Brevard County, Florida certified as a historic location on Friday January 21, 2000. This location is a protected historic place because of historical significance relating to Transportation, Defense, more specifically a Air-Related, Military Facility. Launch Complex 39--Pad B was nominated by as a historic location by Federal Agency based on Event, Architecture/Engineering and its significance in Other, Engineering.

Launch Complex 39--Pad B Information

Other Name: John F. Kennedy Space Center MPS
Other Name: 8BR1687
Ownership Type: Federal
Type of Resource: District
Historically Significant Years Associated With This Location: 1966
Level of Governmental Significance: National
Architect, builder, or engineer: Bendix-Boeing
Restricted Archeological Site: Not Listed as a Restricted Site
Federal Agency Responsible for This Location: National Aeronautics & Space Administration

Launch Complex 39--Pad B Size Data

Acres occupied by this site: 1600
Number of historically contributing buildings: 9
Number of historically contributing sites: 0
Number of historically contributing structures: 14
Number of historically contributing objects: 0
Number of noncontributing buildings: 26
Number of noncontributing sites: 0
Number of noncontributing structures: 8
Number of noncontributing objects: 0
Related Sections:
Kennedy Space Center Historic Locations Brevard County Historic Locations Florida Historic Locations