Griffin Corpening, Mark Geyer, Mark Kirasich and Don Reed from the Orion MPCV office and the Johnson Space Center accept the Stellar Award for their team’s work on NASA’s Pad Abort Test. › View largerBecause of their work on the Orion Multi Purpose Crew Vehicle Pad Abort 1 flight test, several teams from JSC received Stellar Awards as part of the Rotary National Awards for Space Achievement (RNASA). Each year, RNASA solicits nominations for Stellar Awards for individual and team achievements from the government, military and industry. This year, 115 individuals and 36 teams were nominated. The nominations are reviewed by an evaluation board of distinguished scientists, engineers, managers, and academicians who select the winners based on the accomplishments that hold the greatest promise for furthering future activities in space.