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Shuttle Launch Simulator May 29, 2007

Posted by Joe in NASA, science, space exploration.
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Kennedy Space Center has unveiled an attraction better than any silly ride at Disney World or Six Flags. Last Friday they opened a $60 million shuttle launch simulator. Which accurately recreates how it feels to take off in a shuttle, complete with sounds, video screen “windows”, shakes, rattles and movement to simulate the fast acceleration.

Article on Wired

Another thing not to miss if I ever take a trip to Florida. The first thing I wouldn’t miss would be a real launch.

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