Contributions of Space to National Imperatives

May 18, 2011

253 Russell Senate Office Building

NASAWASHINGTON, D.C.—Senator John D. (Jay) Rockefeller IV, Chairman of the U.S. Senate Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation, today announced a Science and Space Subcommittee hearing on the contributions of space to national imperatives.

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Majority Statement

  • Chairman John D. (Jay) Rockefeller IV

    U.S. Senate Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation

Witness Panel 1

  • Mr. Elliot Holokauahi Pulham

    Chief Executive Officer
    Space Foundation
    Pulham Testimony (245.97 KB)
  • Mr. Frank Slazer

    Vice President of Space Systems
    Aerospace Industries Association
    Slazer Testimony (216.34 KB)
  • Dr. Christopher F. Chyba

    Professor of Astrophysics and International Affairs
    Director, Program on Science and Global Security, Princeton University
    Chyba Testimony (129.05 KB)
  • Capt. Frank L. Culbertson Jr. (U.S. Navy, ret.)

    International Space Station Expedition 3, Astronaut (ret.)