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The John F. Kennedy Space Centre (KSC) is ane o ten Naitional Aeronautics an Space Admeenistration field centres an the Centre o Excellence for launch an payload processin seestems.[2]

John F. Kennedy Space Centre
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Kennedy Space Center Headquarters.jpg
Aerial view o KSC Heidquarters leukin sooth
Agency owerview
Formed Julie 1, 1962 (1962-07-01)
Precedin agencies
  • Launch Operations Directorate
  • Launch Operations Centre
Jurisdiction U.S. federal govrenment
Heidquarters Merritt Island, Florida,
Unitit States
28°31′26.61″N 80°39′3.06″W / 28.5240583°N 80.6508500°W / 28.5240583; -80.6508500
Employees 13,100 (2011)
Annual budget US$350 million (2010)
Agency executives
Paurent agency NASA
Website NASA KSC home page
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KSC shawn in white; CCAFS in green


  1. "Kennedy Business Report" (PDF). Annual Report FY2010. NASA. February 2011. Retrieved August 22, 2011. 
  2. "Kennedy Space Center Implementing NASA's Strategies" (PDF). NASA. 2000. Retrieved November 5, 2015.