Space Shuttle and the Future of Space Launch Vehicles

May 5, 2004

Members will hear testimony on the U.S. space launch capabilities. Senator Brownback will preside. Following is a tentative witness list (not necessarily in order of appearance):


Witness Panel 1

  • Rear Adm. Craig E. Steidle, U.S. Navy (Ret.)

  • Mr. William F. Readdy

    Associate Administrator, Space Operations and Mission Directorate
    National Aeronautics and Space Administration

Witness Panel 2

  • Mr. John Karas

    Vice President, Space Exploration
    Lockheed Martin
  • Mr. Mike Kahn

  • Mr. Robert A. Hickman

  • Mr. Elon Musk