Air & Space Museum
Speaker Series | Lessons from the Columbia Accident Investigation
Date: Sunday, Feb 12 | 1:00PM to 2:00PM
Venue: Air & Space Museum
Categories: Special Events
In honor of the 20th Anniversary of the Columbia disaster, join Wings Over the Rockies Air & Space Museum in the Harrison Ford Theater for a presentation from Wings’ President and CEO, John Barry, who was a member of the Columbia Accident Investigation Board. He will speak first-hand about the accident and share lessons that can be learned from this disaster.
On February 1, 2003 the Space Shuttle Columbia was destroyed upon atmospheric re-entry, killing the seven astronauts on board. The disaster led to the suspension of space shuttle flights for more than two years while NASA investigated.
Presentation by John L Barry, Maj Gen, USAF (Ret)
President & CEO Wings Over the Rockies
Executive Director for the Space Shuttle Columbia Accident Investigation