On May 24, 2009, President Obama announced the
nomination of Charles Bolden as NASA administrator,
and Lori Garver as de...
LORI GARVER
DEPUTY
ADIMINISTRATOR
National Aeronautics and Space Administration
NASA is an executive branch
agency of the United States
government, respo...
Formed
July 29, 1958 (1958-07-29)
(53 years ago)
Preceding agency NACA (1915-1958)[2]
Jurisdiction United States gover...
Mission name STS-135
Space shuttle Atlantis
Launch pad 39A
Launch date
8 July 2011 11:29:03 EDT
(15:29 UTC)[1][2]
La...
The Ranger program was a series of unmanned space missions by the United
States in the 1960s whose objective was to obtai...
2010-02-11
The Solar Dynamics Observatory (SDO) is a NASA mission which will observe
the Sun for over five years.
The l...
Space Technology 5 (ST5) of the NASA New Millennium program is
a test of ten new technologies aboard a group of microsate...
NASA's ongoing investigations include in-depth
surveys of Mars and Saturn and
studies of the Earth and the Sun.
On Dece...
Explorer program (1958-2011)
The Explorer program
continues and over
more than five decades
has launched 90+
missions...
Voyager program (1977)
The Voyager
program is a series
of NASA unmanned
space missions that
consists of a pair of
un...
Project Mercury (1959-1963, manned missions from 1961)
Conducted under the
pressure of the
competition between the
U.S...
Apollo program (1961-1972, manned missions from 1968)
The Apollo program landed
the first humans on Earth's
Moon
Apoll...
NACA Bell X-1, experimental rocket plane,
1947.
Jupiter C, used for Explorer 1, first
space mission, 1958.
Saturn 5, used for Apollo[ and
Skylab,[1969.
Lunar module, 1972. Space Shuttle, first reusable
spacecraft, 1981
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  • 1. On May 24, 2009, President Obama announced the nomination of Charles Bolden as NASA administrator, and Lori Garver as deputy administrator. Charles F. Bolden, Jr. (2009-present)
  • 2. LORI GARVER DEPUTY ADIMINISTRATOR
  • 3. National Aeronautics and Space Administration NASA is an executive branch agency of the United States government, responsible for the nation's civilian space program and aeronautics and aerospace research.
  • 4. Formed July 29, 1958 (1958-07-29) (53 years ago) Preceding agency NACA (1915-1958)[2] Jurisdiction United States government Headquarters Washington, D.C. 38°52′59″N 77°0′59″W / 38.88306°N 77.01639°W/ 38.88306; -77.01639 Employees 18,800+[3] Annual budget US$17.6 billion (FY 2009)[4] See also NASA Budget Agency executives Charles Bolden, administrator Lori Garver, deputy administrator
  • 5. Mission name STS-135 Space shuttle Atlantis Launch pad 39A Launch date 8 July 2011 11:29:03 EDT (15:29 UTC)[1][2] Landing 21 July 2011 05:57:54 EDT (09:57 UTC) at KSC[3] Mission duration 12 days, 18 hours, 28 minutes, 50 seconds[3]
  • 6. The Ranger program was a series of unmanned space missions by the United States in the 1960s whose objective was to obtain the first close-up images of the surface of the Moon. First image of the moon returned by a Ranger mission Ranger block spacecraft diagram
  • 7. 2010-02-11 The Solar Dynamics Observatory (SDO) is a NASA mission which will observe the Sun for over five years. The launch Thursday, 11 February 2010 15:23:00
  • 8. Space Technology 5 (ST5) of the NASA New Millennium program is a test of ten new technologies aboard a group of microsatellites Launch date 2006-03-22 14:03:45 UTC
  • 9. NASA's ongoing investigations include in-depth surveys of Mars and Saturn and studies of the Earth and the Sun. On December 4, 2006, NASA announced it was planning a permanent moon base In September 2011, the Space Launch System, a planned launch vehicle was announced.
  • 10. Explorer program (1958-2011) The Explorer program continues and over more than five decades has launched 90+ missions into Space
  • 11. Voyager program (1977) The Voyager program is a series of NASA unmanned space missions that consists of a pair of unmanned scientific probes, Voyager 1 and Voyager 2
  • 12. Project Mercury (1959-1963, manned missions from 1961) Conducted under the pressure of the competition between the U.S. and the Soviet Union that existed during the Cold War, Project Mercury
  • 13. Apollo program (1961-1972, manned missions from 1968) The Apollo program landed the first humans on Earth's Moon Apollo 11 landed on the moon on July 20, 1969 with astronauts Neil Armstrong and Buzz Aldrin,
  • 14. NACA Bell X-1, experimental rocket plane, 1947. Jupiter C, used for Explorer 1, first space mission, 1958.
  • 15. Saturn 5, used for Apollo[ and Skylab,[1969. Lunar module, 1972. Space Shuttle, first reusable spacecraft, 1981