Developing Partnerships... Launching Dreams
Hangar AE Control Center, located at Cape Canaveral Air Force Station (CCAFS) adjacent to KSC, is used by the Launch Services Program (LSP) and other customers as a communications center, receiving and monitoring telemetry data from launch vehicles and spacecraft on the ground and during flight.
Hangar AE allows independent verification and validation of vehicle and spacecraft telemetry for unmanned launch operations and provides real-time voice, data and video information for expendable vehicle checkout and launch operations.The Hangar also provides connectivity to all launch pads at KSC and CCAFS.
This building contains a Class 10k horizontal laminar flow clean room complex; a telemetry ground station; an extensive communications center for data, voice and video; three Launch Vehicle Data Centers (LVDCs); the Mission Director’s Center (MDC); and offices for payload and contractor personnel.
Launch Vehicle Data Center (LVDC):
The support rooms can be tied to NASA's West Coast control rooms at Vanderberg Air Force Base for biocoastal support.
Mission Director’s Center (MDC):
Recent support provided from Hangar AE includes:
Hangar AE is available to support launch customers at the Kennedy Space Center and the Cape Canaveral Air Force Station.
Ready to explore a partnership, or simply need more information? Please submit your inquiry to our KSC Facilitator.
Contact Us: KSC-Partnerships@mail.nasa.gov