The Artemis I mission occurred 50 years after Apollo 17. What will it take to not have this happen again?
Another round of travel journals for a visit to the beautiful Cotswold region of England.
Santa Claus. Father Christmas. Kris Kringle. St. Nicholas. Papa Noel. Me.
“13 Minutes to the Moon” – an excellent BBC podcast focusing on the behind-the-scenes heroes of Apollo 11 and Apollo 13.
The space exploration advocacy website of Roger Balettie, former Flight Dynamics Officer in NASA’s Space Shuttle Mission Control Center.
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The Flight Dynamics Officer (FDO, pronounced “fido”) is a Flight Controller in the Mission Control Center responsible for the overall trajectory, or flight path, of the Space Shuttle and all related payloads or other space-bound vehicles associated with the Shuttle.
It’s been 40 years since the launch of STS-1, and the excitement of that day never faded.