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AAS FUTURE IN SPACE HANGOUT: CAN NTP GET US TO DEEP SPACE FASTER?, Sept 26, 2019, virtual, 3:00 pm ET

The next American Astronautical Society (AAS) Future in Space Hangout will take place on September 26, 2019 at 3:00 pm ET.  The topic is Nuclear Thermal Propulsion (NTP).

The discussion will address “Can NTP Get Us to Deep Space Faster? Is it Safe? When will it Be Ready?”

Host Tony Darnell will talk NTP with these experts:

  • Jonathan Cirtain – BWX Technologies, Inc.
  • Michael Houts – NASA Marshall Space Flight Center
  • John Horack – Ohio State University

One can participate through one of these venues:

Details

Date:
September 26
Time:
3:00 pm - 11:00 pm