Merritt Island

(redirected from Merritt Island, Florida)
Also found in: Acronyms, Wikipedia.

Merritt Island,

c.40 mi (60 km) long and c.6 mi (10 km) wide, E Fla., separated from the mainland by Indian River (a lagoon) and from the Canaveral peninsula on the east by Banana River (a lagoon). It produces citrus fruits and is noted for its birds and other wildlife. The Merritt Island Wildlife Refuge and the John F. Kennedy Space Center, a division of the National Aeronautic and Space Administration (NASA), are there. Tourism is a major island industry.
References in periodicals archive ?
On July 16, 1969, NASA launched Apollo 11 on a Saturn V rocket from Kennedy Space Center on Merritt Island, Florida with Commander Neil Armstrong at the helm along with Michael Collins and Buzz Aldrin.
Vehicle Assembly Building at NASA's Kennedy Space Center, which was first used to assemble the massive American Saturn V launch vehicles, on Merritt Island, Florida. Image Credit: Supplied
The design has been certified for wind speeds up to 115 mph and Quikbyke's original "SunBright" prototype came through 2017s Hurricane Irma unscathed and with roof-mounted solar panels intact on Merritt Island, Florida.
NGKF Capital Markets announced the sale of Merritt Square Mall at 777 East Merritt Island Causeway in Merritt Island, Florida.
Located in Merritt Island, Florida, the 20th annual HGTV Dream Home is approximately 3,100 square feet and includes three bedrooms, three full and two half bathrooms, water views and a poolside paradise.
11 December 2015 - US-based marketing and fundraising firm Wayne Elsey Enterprises has rebranded as Elsey Enterprises and has purchased the assets of Eaton Web Design, a boutique marketing firm located in Merritt Island, Florida, Elsey said.
Launch Federal Credit Union is based in Merritt Island, Florida. It has over USD679 million in assets and more than 62,000 members.
I live on Merritt Island, Florida, with the most incredible fishing areas right nearby.
of Webster; step-father, Luis Mercado and sister, Shayla Mercado and brother, Axl Mercado of Southbridge; father, David Christian and brothers, Sebastian and Dylan Christian of Merritt Island, Florida; maternal grandparents, Michael J.
"I knew I'd better make it, or else," he said after flying the aircraft into the show from the company headquarters on Merritt Island, Florida, gear down, at an average of 135kt (250km/h).
International Medical Research Groups, Merritt Island, Florida, Stanley J.
Carlton and Stacey Hadley of Merritt Island, Florida, leave a sign showing their support of Paul Johnson Jr, at a makeshift memorial in front of the home of Johnson's son, Paul Johnson III and (right) a frame from the video of the hostage