Former NASA director due here for SystemsGo benefit

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Tom Moser, former NASA director, lead engineer, and project manager for Apollo, the shuttle program, and the International Space Station, will present a program on Tuesday, Feb. 25, at the Hill Country University Center.

The event is a fundraiser for SystemsGo, the aeroscience program started at Fredericksburg High School and now used in 50 schools across Texas.

Seating is limited. Tickets are $35 per person and available at www.systemsgo.org. The evening begins with a wine and social hour at 5:30 p.m. A seated meal at 6:30 p.m. includes grilled pork chop, grilled veggies, twice-baked potatoes, Mexican cornbread, and dessert. The program starts at 7:15 p.m.

Moser has managed and led aerospace business expansion in the private sector, supported the development of commercial space systems, and managed large complex programs involving advanced technology both domestically and internationally.

He also led the engineering effort for 18 Shuttle flights and the structural and mechanical engineering effort for 17 Apollo flights. 

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