Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex to Host Annual NASA Day of Remembrance January 30, 2020 .. @ExploreSpaceKSC @NASA

NASA Fallen Astronauts are Honored in Annual Ceremony at Kennedy Space Center - photo by Kirk Garreans for CitySurfing Orlando

NASA, in partnership with The Astronauts Memorial Foundation and Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex, will host NASA’s Day of Remembrance on Thursday, January 30 at the Space Mirror Memorial.

The ceremony will honor all astronauts who have sacrificed their lives while furthering the cause of space exploration and discovery.

Kelvin Manning, associate director of Kennedy Space Center, and Thad Altman, executive director and chief executive officer of The Astronauts Memorial Foundation, will speak at the ceremony.

Following the commemoration, a wreath laying ceremony will take place at the Space Mirror Memorial. Attendees will be given flowers to pay respects to our fallen heroes.

The event starts at 10am, and is included with admission. Visit kennedyspacecenter.com for more information.

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