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Shannon Ridinger
Marshall Space Flight Center, Huntsville, Ala.
256-544-0034
Shannon.J.Ridinger@nasa.gov
12.04.12
 
MEDIA ADVISORY : M12-126
 
 
Huntsville Alabama L5 Society Hosts SLS Program Manager Todd
 
 
What: The Huntsville Alabama L5 Society, or HAL5, will host Marshall Space Flight Center's Space Launch System Program Manager Todd May on Dec. 6 at 7 p.m. as he presents "Going Boldly Beyond: Progress on NASA's Space Launch System." The free event is open to the public and will be held at the Huntsville-Madison County Main Public Library's main auditorium. May will update the community on the status of the nation’s new heavy-lift launch vehicle, now starting its second year of work, and discuss the progress being accomplished on hardware design, development and testing.

HAL5 is the Huntsville chapter of the National Space Society and works to keep Huntsville and its neighbors informed of the positive benefits of space research. Members share the enthusiasm that space development can stimulate our world with immeasurable benefits in the areas of education, energy, the environment and industry.

For more on HAL5 and the event, visit http://chapters.nss.org/al/HAL5/index.shtml.

When: Thursday, Dec. 6 at 7 p.m.

Where: Huntsville-Madison County Main Public Library's main auditorium located at 915 Monroe Street in downtown Huntsville.

To attend: The event is free and open to the public. News media interested in covering the event and who would like to interview May should contact Shannon Ridinger in the Marshall Public & Employee Communications office at 256-544-0034.

 

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