Vehicle Assembly Building

Local nameVehicle Assembly Building
LocationFlorida, USA

The Vehicle Assembly Building, or VAB, is the large building at NASA's Kennedy Space Center, designed to assemble the large pre-manufactured space vehicle components, such as the massive Saturn V and the Space Shuttle; and stack them vertically onto the Mobile Launch Platform and crawler transporter. The future Space Launch System will also be assembled there.

At 3,664,883 cubic meters it is one of the largest buildings in the world by volume. The building is at Launch Complex 39 at KSC, halfway between Jacksonville and Miami, and due east of Orlando on Merritt Island on the Atlantic coast of Florida.The VAB is the largest single-story building in the world, was the tallest building in Florida until 1974, and is still the tallest building in the United States outside an urban area.

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Wikipedia https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vehicle_Assembly_Building

Address 32815, United States

Coordinates 28°35'8.768" N -80°39'3.468" E

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