Launch Complex 19 Blockhouse (BR2261)

Material Information

Title:
Launch Complex 19 Blockhouse (BR2261)
Creator:
Collins, Lori D.
Doering, Travis F.
Gonzalez, Jorge ( Modeler )
Publication Date:
Language:
English

Subjects

Subjects / Keywords:
Architecture (Discipline) ( lcsh )
Cultural Heritage ( lcsh )
Science, Nature, and Education ( local )
3D Model ( Format/Resource Type )
Astronaut ( local )
Canaveral, Cape (Fla. : Cape) ( lcsh )
Education ( lcsh )
Gemini (Astrology) ( lcsh )
History ( local )
Landmark ( local )
Laser scanning ( local )
Nasa ( local )
National register of historic places ( lcsh )
Space ( local )

Notes

Abstract:
This lauch complex was used by NASA to launch all of the Gemini manned spaceflights, as well as the unmanned Titan I and Titan II missiles. It was built in 1959 by the US Army Corp of Engineers. The structure is made of reinforced concrete, with the site including a ready room, launch ramp and test stand along with the impressive the launch control center (Blockhouse). This structure was documented using a phase shift laser scanner as well as photogrammetry, imaging, and GPS survey.
General Note:
Hashtags: 3dmodeling, astronaut, capecanaveral, education, gemini, heritage, history, landmark, laserscanning, nasa, nationalregister, space

Record Information

Source Institution:
University of South Florida Library
Holding Location:
University of South Florida
Rights Management:
All applicable rights reserved by the source institution and holding location.
Resource Identifier:
U44-00010 ( USFLDC DOI )
u44.10 ( USFLDC Handle )
081d9f3e9c4847ce8ab408ea46984fae ( Sketchfab:DataUID )

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