Flight Dynamics Officer
What is a Flight Dynamics Officer?
My Last Day as a FDO
Reflections on my career as a FDO
STS-76: Letters from the Lead FDO
Mission Control Center
What is the FDO looking at?
The Flight Controller’s Creed
Logos in Mission Control
Mission Control – 50 years
Space Shuttle Worldwide Landing Sites
STS-109 re-entry photos
Tributes and Essays
“We Came Here, You and I…”
30 years on: Lessons from Challenger
Correcting some misconceptions…
Why have a space program?
The BIG Picture (by John Young)
Space exploration is ‘destiny’
Mir Space Station Website – Interview
Space- and NASA-related blog entries
Latest Space-related blog posts
Witnessing History – SpaceX
If you're fortunate to live long enough, you'll have numerous events that may seem historic at the moment that actually stand the test of time and retain that cherished "Historic Moment" description.
Be the one who recognizes...
For those of us who have been intimately involved with Manned Spaceflight or if you have been interested and valued supporters from outside the program, the week from January 27 - February 1 is a particularly somber time of the year.
Greater than the sum…
A review of the movie "Mission Control: The Unsung Heroes of Apollo"
Random Ramjet Ramblings
Last four blog posts
Kallmunz was an interesting Bavarian gem that was enjoyed several times during some work trips to Germany.
The Highest Little Castle in the Cotswolds
A tangible feeling of history in ancient Pompeii.
Taggart Lake Hike
Hiking Taggart Lake and Bradley Lake at the base of the Grand Tetons.
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