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Perspectives of Commercial Space from Pasadena

19 Aug 2016, 16:36 UTC
Perspectives of Commercial Space from Pasadena
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Day five of the Bremen Space Tour and the delegation ventured onto Pasadena/Los Angeles.First stop was NASA Jet Propulsion Laboratory (JPL), NASA's facility that carries out robotic space and Earth science missions. JPL helped open the Space Age and continues to spear world-class innovation.One delegate described the experience as:“The A-Team space, where design thinking is used to generate new ideas for science missions.”The delegation was able to visit the control rooms where they control spacecraft such as the Mars Rover, Curiosity.

Some signs within the control room for the various stations that control the spacecraft

“I loved the control room”

Group touring NASA JPL

“I liked getting to know the programs and being able to talk to the people”


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