DC-X/XA – The Genesis of Fully Reusable Access to Space 12 December 2022 1500 - 1915 (Pacific Standard Time) Manhattan Beach Library, Manhattan Beach, California, USA, and Online

Organized by the AIAA Los Angeles-Las Vegas Section

DC-X-XA-graphicThe amazing vertical launching and landing capabilities for the rockets of SpaceX and Blue Origin are very exciting. The facts and histories of the NASA DC-X/XA rockets were rarely mentioned. Please join us for this inspiring mega event / meeting to learn more about it, and experience the thrills and inspirations, from the leaders in this groundbreaking and historic project! And networking together!

Speakers
  • Dan Dumbacher, Executive Director, AIAA
    Moderator and Keynote Speaker
    NASA interest in DC-X/XA and their linkage to SpaceX

  • Jess Sponable, President and Chief Technology Officer, New Frontier Aerospace (NFA), Inc.
    DC-X firsts

  • Joaquin H. Castro, Aerojet Rocketdyne Space Advanced Programs
    Propulsion

  • James R. French, AIAA Fellow (60+ year member of AIAA!) President, JRF Aerospace Consulting LLC
    Systems engineering and schedule

  • Jeff Laube Senior Project Leader, The Aerospace Corporation, Associate Fellow, AIAA Chief Emeritus, Integration and Outreach Division, AIAA Council of Directors

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