Kennedy Space Center AstroNOT Quiz

Enter for your chance to win a family 4 pack to the Kennedy Space Center

Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex℠ is the only destination in the universe where you can touch a moon rock, stand nose-to-nose with the real space shuttle Atlantis, meet a NASA astronaut and glimpse the future of space exploration. This is the attraction in Florida that offers a Shuttle Launch Experience, 3D IMAX® space films, a jaw-dropping Rocket Garden and much more. Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex is the only place you can experience the excitement of thundering rocket launches up close and see the spacecraft that are blazing the trail for tomorrow’s discoveries. Explore more at KennedySpaceCenter.com.

Shall we play a game? From March 9 through March 22, listeners will be directed to take the AstroNOT quiz at 1059sunnyfm.com where they will test their knowledge of 80s space movies and deductive reasoning to answer correctly. Everyone who navigates through the quiz with all the right stuff will be registered to win 4 tickets to Kennedy Space Center!


1. What is the name of the rocket that successfully carried a car into space?

2. What is the name of the first dog in space? 

3. Approximately how many miles is Mars from Earth?

4. Earth has sent 18 spacecrafts so far to Mars or its larger moon, how many have made it successfully? 

5. What is the nearest star outside of our solar system?

6. If successful, how many currently operating rovers will NASA’s Insight spacecraft join on Mars? 

7. Which American astronaut holds the record for longest time spent in space? 

8. How many days has Scott Kelly spent in space?

9. What is the name of the galaxy in which we live? 

10. How many moons does Mars have?

11. Where has every U.S. manned space flight been launched since 1968?