Stay Tuned as Boeing’s CST-100 Gets its Official Name on Friday

On Friday, Sept. 4 Boeing and NASA will be celebrating the grand opening of the Commercial Crew & Cargo Processing Facility (C3PF) at Kennedy Space Center. The C3PF is a former space shuttle hangar known as Orbiter Processing Facility-3, and was modernized to support the building of Boeing’s Crew Space Transportation (CST)-100 spacecraft.

Make sure to check back on this page ahead of the big event and tune into NASA TV to watch it live beginning at 10 a.m.!


The 2015 Alaska fire season left burn scars across the state. Here are before & after views: - @NASA

From NASA to Napa: How do technologies used on the @Space_Station benefit industries here on Earth? Find out! - @NASA

We’re going to Mars, are you? Send your name on our @NASAInSight mission! Submit by Sept 8: - @NASA

We used remotely piloted tech to test behavior of lightweight, flexible aircraft structures: - @NASA

Our @NASA_SLS rocket heating tests mimic extreme conditions endured during takeoff & ascent: - @NASA

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