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Below are some events coming up!



Lessons Learned from US Manned Spacecraft Fatalities

Thursday, November 29th | Time: 6pm | Hudson 125

Can an organization's work culture lead to accidents like the Apollo 1 fire or the Space Shuttle Challenger tragedy? By investigating past manned spacecraft fatalities, Frank Pagano, a 30-year Space Shuttle program veteran, will discuss the warning signs preceding a potential catastrophic accident, and how you can act to prevent it.

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Tour of GE Aviation Engine Assembly Facility in Durham, NC

February 2013 | Time: TBA | GE Durham

Ever wished to see the inside workings of GE? Here in Durham there is a facility that we tour yearly for students to get a great inside view of the company from experts in the field. Planning still in progress, and we will notify students via our listserv as the date approaches.



Tour of Honeywell Aerospace Facility in Rocky Mount, NC

April 2013 | Time: TBA | Rocky Mount

Added new this year to our events is a second tour, provided by the Aerospace Facility in North Carolina. Students will get hands on experience with touring Honeywell and learn about the company.Planning still in progress, and we will notify students via our listserv as the date approaches.