The Subcommittee will consider the issues facing the upcoming reauthorization of the National Aeronautics and Space Administration. The Subcommittee will examine challenges related to the retirement of the Space Shuttle and the transition to the new Orion/Ares system, the impending gap in U.S. human access to space, and the need to ensure a healthy and balanced research program.
The webcast will be audio only.
Witness Panel 1
Dr. Joan Johnson-FreeseChairman, National Security Decision Making DepartmentU.S. Naval War College
Dr. Frederick A. TarantinoPresidentUniversities Space Research Association
Mr. Eugene F. KranzAdvisory Board MemberCoalition for Space Exploration
Major General Robert S. Dickman USAF (Retired)Executive DirectorAmerican Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics
Mr. George T. WhitesidesExecutive DirectorNational Space Society