Back to the future: NASA engineers today test fired a major component of a refurbished Saturn 5 engine.
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Recent And Upcoming Appearances
- Radio: every Tuesday and Thursday at 11:30 pm (EST) the John Batchelor Show, syndicated nationally. The weekday show appearances are sometimes 20 or 30 minutes long. Appearance times and days may vary, depending on events, with these changes shown below.
- Lecture: April 4, 2014, The keynote lecture for the annual AIAA Region V Student Conference, sponsored by the Twin Cities section of the American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics.
- Radio: April 8, 2014, 7:00-9:00 pm (Pacific), The Space Show with David Livingston, webcast here.