This Month in Space: December 2014
12.28.2014

This Month in Space: December 2014

December 2, 1993: STS-61 Endeavour launched on the first servicing mission for the Hubble Space Telescope. The mission was a success after two teams of astronauts completed five back-to-back space walks totaling 35 hours, 28 minutes. Hubble continues to orbit the Earth, peering deep into the vast universe. A mock-up of the Hubble Space Telescope can be seen at Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex. [i]

 
All New ‘Holidays in Space’ Laser Light Spectacle and 3D Projection Mapping Wow Guests at Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex
12.27.2014

All New ‘Holidays in Space’ Laser Light Spectacle and 3D Projection Mapping Wow Guests at Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex

Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex is treating guests to an out-of-this-world holiday experience with exciting new additions to the annual “Holidays in Space” celebration. Highlights include a 3D projection mapping presentation and a Holiday Laser Light Spectacular that may be visible to the crew aboard the International Space Station (ISS).
 
Delaware North Sportservice Seeking Nonprofit Groups for Fundraising at Comerica Park
12.17.2014

Delaware North Sportservice Seeking Nonprofit Groups for Fundraising at Comerica Park

DETROIT (Dec.16, 2014) – Delaware North Sportservice, the exclusive food, beverage and retail services provider for the Detroit Tigers, is seeking charitable organizations/nonprofit groups to participate in its fundraising program in preparation for the 2015 season at Comerica Park. 
All New ‘Holidays in Space’ Light Show Delights Guests  at Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex
12.10.2014

All New ‘Holidays in Space’ Light Show Delights Guests at Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex

Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex is treating guests to an out-of-this-world holiday experience with an all new Holiday Rocket Garden Light Show, part of the attraction’s annual “Holidays in Space” celebration.  
Historic Orion Launch Thrills Spectators at Kennedy Space Center
12.05.2014

Historic Orion Launch Thrills Spectators at Kennedy Space Center

Thousands of Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex guests today witnessed firsthand – only miles from the launch pad – the historic launch of the first flight of the Orion spacecraft from America’s gateway to space.
Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex Invites Guests to Celebrate ‘Holidays in Space’ with All-New Light Shows and Laser Spectacular
12.02.2014

Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex Invites Guests to Celebrate ‘Holidays in Space’ with All-New Light Shows and Laser Spectacular

Looking for something new and unique to do this holiday season? Start a new tradition at Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex, where the holidays go high-tech with a first-of-its-kind 3D show “projection mapped” onto a rocket, and a laser and light show so spectacular, astronauts aboard the International Space Station (ISS) should be able to see the beam.  
Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex Offers Guests Exclusive Launch Day Experience Including Live Expert Commentary, Astronaut Appearances, Programs and Displays for Orion Launch Dec. 4
11.26.2014

Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex Offers Guests Exclusive Launch Day Experience Including Live Expert Commentary, Astronaut Appearances, Programs and Displays for Orion Launch Dec. 4

There’s no better place to be on the morning of Thursday, Dec. 4 than Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex, where guests can witness firsthand Exploration Flight Test-1, or EFT-1, the test flight of the uncrewed Orion spacecraft from America’s gateway to space and experience a complete pre-launch-to-post-splashdown program, including Orion-related activities, exhibits, astronaut appearances and live coverage and commentary.
Delaware North to Bring Local Favorite Restaurants to LAX
11.21.2014

Delaware North to Bring Local Favorite Restaurants to LAX

BUFFALO, N.Y. (Nov. 20, 2014)Delaware North, a global leader in hospitality and food service, is set to bring three popular Los Angeles-area restaurants to Terminal 6 at Los Angeles International Airport (LAX).
 
Trade show, Innovation Challenge and Culinary Challenge add to the F&B Summit buzz
11.17.2014

Trade show, Innovation Challenge and Culinary Challenge add to the F&B Summit buzz

BUFFALO, N.Y. (Nov. 17, 2014) – More than 600 people – the majority traveling from outside of the region – attended the 2014 Delaware North Food & Beverage Summit, which began the evening of Nov. 11 as the annual GuestPath® Conference came to a close.
This Month in Space, November 2014
11.10.2014

This Month in Space, November 2014

November 4, 2003: The sun’s largest solar flare in history occurred and was classified as an X45. Solar flares are giant explosions on the sun that send energy, light and high speed particles into space. Flares classified as X are the largest in the solar system and can cause storms in the Earth’s upper atmosphere and worldwide radio blackouts.