Credit: NASA

Credit: NASA

 

A U.S. House of Representatives Subcommittee on Space Hearing — “Next Steps to Mars: Deep Space Habitats” — took place on Wednesday, May 18, 2016.

Witnesses at the hearing included Andy Weir, Author of The Martian, joined by a NASA spokesman and key commercial space players from Boeing, Lockheed Martin, and Orbital ATK.

 

To read the prepared testimony of the witnesses, go to:

  • Jason Crusan, Director, Advanced Exploration Systems, Human Exploration and Operations Mission Directorate, NASA

https://science.house.gov/sites/republicans.science.house.gov/files/documents/HHRG-114-SY16-WState-JCrusan-20160517.pdf

  • John Elbon, Vice President and General Manager, Space Exploration, Boeing Defense, Space, and Security, The Boeing Company

https://science.house.gov/sites/republicans.science.house.gov/files/documents/HHRG-114-SY16-WState-JElbon-20160517.pdf

  • Wanda Sigur, Vice President and General Manager, Civil Space, Lockheed Martin Corporation

https://science.house.gov/sites/republicans.science.house.gov/files/documents/HHRG-114-SY16-WState-WSigur-20160517.pdf

  • Frank Culbertson, President, Space Systems Group, Orbital ATK

https://science.house.gov/sites/republicans.science.house.gov/files/documents/HHRG-114-SY16-WState-FCulbertson-20160517.pdf

  • Andy Weir, Author, The Martian

https://science.house.gov/sites/republicans.science.house.gov/files/documents/HHRG-114-SY16-WState-AWeir-20160517.pdf

Note: The hearing was streamed live on May 18, 2016 from the location: 2318 Rayburn House Office Building and can be viewed here:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=u-22hUz2vI8

— Statement of Chairman Lamar Smith (R-Texas)
Next Steps to Mars: Deep Space Habitats

Go to:

https://science.house.gov/sites/republicans.science.house.gov/files/documents/HHRG-114-SY16-WState-S000583-20160518.pdf

— Statement of Chairman Brian Babin (R-Texas)
Next Steps to Mars: Deep Space Habitats

Go to:

https://science.house.gov/sites/republicans.science.house.gov/files/documents/HHRG-114-SY16-WState-B001291-20160518.pdf

 

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