The importance of vibration testing in qualifying and accepting spaceflight hardware cannot be overstated, but the testing also introduces significant programmatic risk.
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Joe Gasbarre, NASA Science Mission Directorate Chief Engineer, discusses the engineering side of science missions.
Seven selected for Project Mercury went on to blaze bold paths in space exploration.
Reflecting and learning from an accident can be an emotionally painful process, but also extremely important to improving safety in the future.
The failure of a high pressure industrial water valve actuator assembly at a NASA test stand underscored the need for disciplined configuration control practices to ensure facility systems are built and maintained to the specified design.
Crucial, complex safety system will rocket astronauts to safety at the first sign of danger.