Among them was the Vehicle Assembly Building (VAB), one of the tallest buildings in the state. The space shuttles are built there, as are the Saturn V rocket and others. Here, the tip of a space shuttle booster sits in a corner of the VAB, where it awaits being assembled into what is known as the "stack," or the full set of components for a shuttle launch.
June 16, 2008 10:33 AM PDT
Photo by: Daniel Terdiman/CNET News.com
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