Dr. Marc Rayman of JPL will give a fascinating and entertaining presentation on the Dawn mission to the Asterior Belt and its use of ion propulsion as well as its two exotic destinations. He also will share the excitement and profundity of controlling a spacecraft in deep space. The ambitious and exciting Dawn mission is […]
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Event photos from the recent Howard Hughes Award dinner on February 1, 2017 have been posted to our online photo gallery.
Northrop Grumman Chairman Wes Bush to receive 2016 Howard Hughes Memorial Award from the Aero Club of Southern California
Los Angeles, CA – Wes Bush, chairman, CEO and president of Northrop Grumman Corporation, a leader in global security, has been selected by the Aero Club of Southern California to receive its 2016 Howard Hughes Memorial Award. Established in 1978 by the Hughes family, the Award is presented annually to an aerospace leader whose accomplishments […]
Dr. Marc Rayman, Chief JPL Scientist for the DAWN Interplanetary Mission spoke Wednesday, May 11, 2016. The Dinner Meeting was held at the Flight Path Learning Center & Museum. The JPL Dawn Mission to the Asteroid belt won the highly prestigious Collier award as the most significant American Aerospace Achievement in 2015. Launched by NASA in September 2007 with the mission […]