Dr Joseph P. Allen, NASA Astronaut and nuclear physicist, will talk on his space flight experiences with students
At the Nehru Planetarium, New Delhi at 2:15 PM, on the 10th of March 2010
Dr. Joe Allen was a Mission Specialist on STS-5 flight of the Columbia space shuttle. The STS-5 mission completed 81 orbits of the Earth in 122 hours, in November 1982. He was a Mission Specialist also on the flight STS-51A Discovery, which operated the first successful space salvage recovery. Dr Joe Allen was part of the recovery team.
All are welcome.
Rathnasree, Nehru Planetarium, New Delhi