Approach at NASA Shuttle Landing Facility (KTTS), Florida
The future of the former space shuttle landing facility
Flying Alongside the Space Shuttle Landing Strip at Kennedy Space Center
The Shuttle Landing Facility (SLF) is an airport located on Merritt Island in Brevard County, Florida, USA. It is a part of the John F. Kennedy Space Center (KSC), and was used by NASA's Space Shuttle for landing until the program's end in 2011. It was also used for takeoffs and landings for NASA training jets such as the Shuttle Carrier Aircraft and for civilian aircraft.