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llmart

(15,586 posts)
7. Both.
Thu Feb 22, 2024, 09:29 PM
Feb 2024

She's currently the launch director on the Artemis 2 program, but that doesn't launch until 2025. Right now they are in heavy simulation mode where all groups involved in the next launch come together for intense simulation exercises to make sure everything is "working" and to fix any bugs found. My son is a software engineer for NASA at Kennedy Space Center and he said there are long days of every team coming together to run through simulations. She heads that up also. So, yes, she's the launch director now - that is her title for Artemis 2. The launch director is the ultimate say as to if a launch is a go or no-go, even down to the countdown.

YES! 🌖 🚀 We have Moon! [View all] underpants Feb 2024 OP
Cool! I have to admit that William Shatner looked really good (interviewed on CNN)... hlthe2b Feb 2024 #1
I said the same thing when he came on underpants Feb 2024 #2
Shatner is 94 SocialDemocrat61 Feb 2024 #3
No pictures of them landing? Tree Lady Feb 2024 #4
This was not a manned mission like 1969. llmart Feb 2024 #5
Woman director now or 2025? Tree Lady Feb 2024 #6
Both. llmart Feb 2024 #7
Good for her. Cool, your son is working on this! electric_blue68 Feb 2024 #8
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