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DALLAS, Feb. 20, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- RMG Networks (“RMG”), global leader in technology-driven visual communications, announces their latest partnership with Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex to create a universe of new exhibits and interactive experiences for 2019. Among the new exhibits RMG had the privilege to work on is the enhanced Kennedy Space Center Bus Tour video, introduced in December 2018 and now available for guests taking this Special Interest Tour.
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RMG was awarded the opportunity to create, write and produce the new, approximately 30-minute video series made up of 13 module episodes of guest education and entertainment to enhance the Kennedy Space Center Bus Tour – the only way guests can access the restricted areas behind NASA’s gates. The video series takes guests behind the gate to experience an active spaceport — the past, current and future is all captured within these modular videos now playing on the visitor’s center bus tour. Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex has also updated many of their tour buses, complete with new video screens to present a stunning visual experience for guests.
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“It is an extreme honor to be working on the Kennedy Space Center Bus Tour experience. The RMG produced video series combines original content and archival footage to take visitors behind the gates and beyond the screen. We’re excited to be a part of bringing the past, present and future of space to visitors through these new videos,” says Jerry Rosen, RMG’s chief revenue officer.
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“I’m so excited to be the host of Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex’s new bus tour video produced by RMG,” says Emily Calandrelli, Emmy-nominated TV host, science communicator, public speaker and children’s book author. “I already considered myself a space explorer of sorts, but now I get to take thousands of guests with me behind the gates as I explore America’s multi-user spaceport and learn how NASA’s Kennedy Space Center is preparing for the future of space exploration.”
From exclusive interviews with NASA experts to access to working spaceflight facilities that are off-limits to the general public, guests will be able to follow tour video host @TheSpaceGal as she shares her experience Behind the Gates.
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The Kennedy Space Center Bus Tour video follows a series of other digital experiences RMG has partnered with Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex on, including the Astronaut Training Experience® Center (ATX), Mars Rover Concept Vehicle, Kennedy Space Center Bus Tour, Universe Theater, and the newly renovated, two-level Space Shop.
“They (RMG) share our vision to create fantastic guest experiences and bring that vision to life through their creativity and technology,” said Therrin Protze, chief operating officer of Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex. “We look forward to continuing our tremendous partnership with RMG.”
About RMG Networks
RMG goes beyond traditional communications to help businesses increase productivity, efficiency and engagement through digital messaging. By combining best-in-class software, hardware, business applications and services, RMG offers a single point of accountability for integrated data visualization and real-time performance management. The company is headquartered in Dallas, Texas, with additional offices worldwide. For more information, visit www.rmgnetworks.com.
About Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex
Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex brings to life the epic story of the U.S. space program, offering a full day or more of fun, inspiration and educational activities, including the new Astronaut Training Experience® Exploring with Lockheed Martin, which opened in February 2018, as well as Heroes & Legends, featuring the U.S. Astronaut Hall of Fame®, presented by Boeing, the Kennedy Space Center Bus Tour featuring the Apollo/Saturn V Center with an actual Saturn V moon rocket, Space Shuttle Atlantis®, Shuttle Launch Experience®, IMAX® A Beautiful Planet 3D and Journey To Space 3D films, Astronaut Encounter, Journey To Mars: Explorers Wanted, Science on a Sphere®, Rocket Garden, and Cosmic Quest. Only 45 minutes from Orlando, Fla., Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex opens daily at 9 a.m. with closing times varying by season. Admission is $57 + tax for adults and $47 + tax for children ages 3 – 11. Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex offers annual passes starting at $82 + tax for adults and $67 + tax for children ages 3 – 11. For more information, call 877-313-2610 or visit www.KennedySpaceCenter.com.
Contact: Jerry Rosen
Source: RMG Networks