General Inquiry: Associate Director, Engineering Directorate
National Aeronautics & Space Administration
Johnson Space Center
Mail Code: EA
2101 NASA Parkway
Houston, Texas 77058
JSC Engineering Web Address:
Download the Engineering Test Facilities Guide (PDF).
A coordinated field test demonstration under representative (analog) planetary surface terrain conditions.
The Mockup Development Facility develops low-to-medium fidelity full-scale mockups of space vehicles and habitats.
Provides a large multi-acre test area which simulates general features of the lunar and Martian surface terrain environment consisting of various slopes, grades, simulated craters and strewn rock field conditions.
Next generation vehicle for space exploration.
Robonaut 2 (R2) is the first humanoid robot in space.
Morpheus is a vertical test bed demonstrating new green propellant propulsion systems and autonomous landing and hazard detection technology.