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Robert Pearlman

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From Roger Launius, Chair, Division of Space History, National Air and Space Museum:
For anyone who might have an interest, here is the line-up of Curator’s Choice Presentations at NASM on the Mall through the end of 2005. All are invited to attend.

All presentations began on Wednesday at 12:00 noon. Meet at the Museum Seal in the Milestones of Flight Gallery and then proceed to the gallery to hear the presentation.

October 5 Cathy Lewis/DSH, “Sputnik: The Beeps Heard Around the World” (Milestones of Flight, 100)

October 12 Bruce Campbell/CEPS, “Apollo Lunar Surface Experiments” (Apollo to the Moon, 210)

October 19 Cathy Lewis/DSH, “Space Tourism: Dennis Tito’s SK-2 Sokol Spacesuit” (Space Race/Space Hall, 114)

October 26 Valerie Neal/DSH, “SpaceShipOne” (Milestones of Flight, 100)

November 2 Tom Watters/CEPS, “MESSENGER's Encounter with the Earth and Moon on the way to Mercury” (Exploring the Planets, 207)

November 9 Jeremy Kinney/Aero, “Tell It To The Marines!: The Boeing F4B-4 Fighter” (Sea-Air Operations, 203)

November 16 John Grant/CEPS, “Mars Exploration Rovers” (Exploring the Planets, 207)

November 23 Frank Winter/DSH, “Goddard’s 1915 Flash Powder Experiment Box: Our Oldest Space Artifact?” (Rocketry and Spaceflight, 113)

November 30 Tom Dietz/Aero, “USS Enterprise: Modeling Craftsmanship and Detail” (Sea-Air Operations, 203)

December 7 Joanne London/Aero, “Fly Now! Posters that Want to Make You Fly” (Jet Aviation, 106)

December 14 Russ Lee/Aero, “Rutan Voyager: Non-Stop Around the World Without Refueling” (Milestones of Flight, 100)

December 21 Mike Neufeld/DSH, “Von Braun Disney Space Station Model” (Rocketry and Spaceflight, 113)

For more information, and for the schedule for the Udvar-Hazy, click here.

All times are CT (US)

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