Astronauts who participated in past programs: Sandy
Magnus, Garrett Reisman, Kent Rominger, Steve
Lindsey, and Robert Curbeam
Date and Time: 19 September 2018, 1800–1930 hrs
Location: Hyatt Regency Orlando, 9801 International Drive, Orlando, FL (Windemere Y, Z Ballroom)
Admission: Complimentary to AIAA members, registrants of the 2018 AIAA SPACE Forum, the media, and the public
Objective: Meet and greet with astronauts and hear their stories. There will be opportunities to ask questions and interact with all astronauts.
Confirmed Astronauts include:
Antonelli, served as pilot on STS-119 and STS-132
- Chris Ferguson, served as pilot on
STS-115, commander of
…Others to be determined
Raffle Drawing: A space shuttle model signed by all participating astronauts will be raffled off at the end of program. Raffle tickets are $5 each and multiple tickets can be purchased.
Sponsorship Opportunities: Corporate sponsorship opportunities are available at $2,500. Benefits include VIP seating, photos and interaction with our astronauts, as well as recognition on-site via signage and highlights in our opening comments.
Note to Students
and Educators: Please contact us so special arrangements can be made for groups of students who wish to attend.
About the AIAA
Foundation: The AIAA Foundation’s mission is to promote education and recognize excellence in the aerospace community.
For more information please contact
Merrie Scott at 703.264.7530