What does modern Huntsville, Alabama owe Wernher von Braun? Some say everything

By Lee Roop, The Huntsville Times 

Dr. Werner Von Braun by Saturn at U.S. Space & Rocket Center. For 50th Anniversary of Space. From Huntsville Public Library.

HUNTSVILLE, Alabama — When Charles Bradshaw came to Huntsville in 1951 to work with Wernher von Braun, he remembers there being “two restaurants in town.” He remembers a […]

“100 Years of Von Braun” exhibit at Huntsville’s Space & Rocket Center will be part of traveling exhibit | al.com

By Marian Accardi, The Huntsville Times 

The U.S. Space & Rocket Center exhibit, “100 Years of Von Braun: His American Journey,” will be open through Mother’s Day, May 14, then head to Europe as a traveling exhibit.

But some artifacts will remain.

Dr. Wernher von Braun's Ft. Bliss ID card. From Von Braun exhibit at […]

Huntsville’s U.S. Space & Rocket Center hosting von Braun celebration | al.com

By Marian Accardi, The Huntsville Times 

The von Braun celebration will be in the Saturn V Hall in the Davidson Center for Space Exploration. (The Huntsville Times)

HUNTSVILLE, Alabama — The U.S. Space & Rocket Center is hosting a birthday party on what would have been the 100th birthday of rocket pioneer Dr. Wernher von […]