Human Spaceflight: Apollo 50 Years On summarizes the 2019 National Academies of Engineering Annual Meeting plenary presentations and forum. The Annual Meeting celebrated not only the 50th anniversary of the Apollo 11 mission but human spaceflight in general, from the first ventures beyond Earth's atmosphere to future flights to the Moon, Mars, and beyond. Speakers reflected on the inspiring trajectory of ingenuity, achievements, and lessons of the Apollo mission and discussed implications for future exploration, workforce development, and public engagement.
National Academy of Engineering. 2020. Human Spaceflight: Apollo 50 Years On: Proceedings of a Forum. Washington, DC: The National Academies Press. https://doi.org/10.17226/25697.
|1 The Apollo Experience
|2 The Space Shuttle and the International Space Station
|3 The Era of Commercial Spaceflight
|4 Inspiration and Challenges
|Appendix A: Forum Agenda
|Appendix B: Panelists' Biographies
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