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Property Transfer Sets Stage for Major Expansion at NASA's Stennis Space Center
 
SSC Director Patrick Scheuermann (left) addresses visitors gathered for the official transfer of former Mississippi Army Ammunition Plant facilities to NASA.
NASA's John C. Stennis Space Center Director Patrick Scheuermann (left) addresses visitors gathered for the official transfer of former Mississippi Army Ammunition Plant facilities to NASA. The property transfers 1.6 million square feet of facility space, increasing Stennis' work facilities by about one-third and setting the stage for years of expansion. Participants in the transfer ceremony included (l to r): Scheuermann; U.S. Sen. Thad Cochran, R-Miss.; Lori Garver, NASA deputy administrator; Rear Admiral Jonathan White, commander of the Naval Meteorology & Oceanography Command at Stennis; Mike Brown, executive director of Information Technology Services for the U.S. Department of Homeland Security; and Steve Bouley, vice president of Launch Vehicle & Hypersonic Systems for Pratt & Whitney Rocketdyne.