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New VAB Work Platforms for SLS

New work platforms being installed in Kennedy Space Center's Vehicle Assembly Building will provide access for testing and processing NASA's Space Launch System (SLS) rocket.

While this may look like a futuristic tunnel to another world, it is really looking up inside a nearly complete fuel tank for NASA's powerful, new rocket--the Space Launch System--that will take humans to destinations never explored by people before.

A view from below in High Bay 3 inside the Vehicle Assembly Building at NASA's Kennedy Space Center in Florida, shows three work platforms installed for NASA's Space Launch System (SLS) rocket.

An RS-25 engine fired up for 500 seconds June 11 at NASA's Stennis Space Center near Bay St. Louis, Mississippi.