Ares I Contract
June 25, 2009
JSC2007-E-044667 (28 Aug. 2007) --- (left to right) Brewster Shaw, vice President and general Manager for Boeing Space Exploration, Doug Cooke, NASA deputy associate administrator, Exploration Systems, Danny Davis, NASA Ares I upper stage element manager, Steve Cook, NASA Ares Project manager and Jeff Hanley, NASA Constellation Program manager, pose for a photo in front of a model of an Ares I rocket. NASA announced Tuesday, August 28, 2007, the Boeing Co., Huntsville, Ala., as the contractor to provide manufacturing support for design and construction of the upper stage of the Ares I rocket. Ares I will launch astronauts to the International Space Station and eventually help return humans to the moon.
Topics: Ares I, Project Constellation, Human spaceflight, Technology Internet, DIRECT, Brewster H. Shaw, Ares, Ares IV, Shuttle-Derived Launch Vehicle, Constellation program, NASA