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Stennis Space Center employees receive 2019 NASA Honor Awards

Stennis Space Center Director Rick Gilbrech and NASA Science Mission Directorate Associate Administrator Thomas Zurbuchen presented annual NASA Honor Awards to Stennis employees during an onsite ceremony Sept. 10. Two Stennis employees received NASA’s Outstanding Leadership Medal. This medal is awarded to government employees for notable leadership accomplishments that significantly influenced the NASA mission. Richard J. Gilbrech of Slidell received ...

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Stennis Space Center a “hidden wonder” home to major advanced technology developments

By BECKY GILLETTE Most people traveling along Interstate 10 in coastal Mississippi have little idea of the large federal city located north of the interstate. People come out of the pine trees to the sprawling campus of Stennis Space Center, an economic powerhouse estimated to have contributed more than $917 million during the most recent fiscal year to the economies ...

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THE I-10 ROCKET REGION — To Stennis and beyond

» Boeing is building the heavy-lift Space Launch System rocket in New Orleans, now Relativity will build 3D printed light launch vehicles 35 miles away at Stennis Space Center, Miss.   An intriguing cluster is growing along the Interstate 10 corridor between Southeast Louisiana and South Mississippi. The Stennis-Michoud corridor in the near future will be where not one but ...

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Stennis Space Center employee Murrah receives Silver Snoopy Award

Stennis Space Center employee Adam Murrah, a native of Starkville, Mississippi, and a resident of Bay St. Louis, Mississippi, received NASA’s prestigious Space Flight Awareness (SFA) Silver Snoopy award June 19 during an onsite ceremony. Murrah is the cultural resources manager and the National Environmental Policy Act manager in the NASA Center Operations Directorate at Stennis. He was honored for ...

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Stennis Space Center employee Kapidzic receives Silver Snoopy Award

Stennis Space Center employee Miran Kapidzic of Bay St. Louis, Mississippi, received NASA’s prestigious Space Flight Awareness (SFA) Silver Snoopy award June 19 during an onsite ceremony. Kapidzic is the project controls/cost engineer for Syncom Space Services at Stennis. He was honored for significant contributions to Stennis propulsion test programs through major cost savings on multiple projects. Astronaut Don Pettit ...

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Stennis Space Center employee Jones receives Silver Snoopy Award

Stennis Space Center employee Timothy Jones of Bay St. Louis, Mississippi, received NASA’s prestigious Space Flight Awareness (SFA) Silver Snoopy award June 19 during an onsite ceremony. Jones is a senior computer programmer/software developer for SaiTech Inc. at Stennis. He was honored for exceptional support, leadership and dedication to the NASA mission through his innovative implementation of software solutions. Astronaut ...

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Stennis Space Center employee Giardina receives Silver Snoopy Award

Stennis Space Center employee Justin Giardina, a native of New Orleans and resident of Gulfport, Mississippi, received NASA’s prestigious Space Flight Awareness (SFA) Silver Snoopy award June 19 during an onsite ceremony. Giardina is the RS-25 operations integrator for Aerojet Rocketdyne at Stennis. He was honored for extraordinary leadership to the RS-25 engine assembly team in achieving challenging delivery milestones ...

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Stennis Space Center employee Dartez receives Silver Snoopy Award

Stennis Space Center employee Ronnie Dartez of Pass Christian, Mississippi, received NASA’s prestigious Space Flight Awareness (SFA) Silver Snoopy award June 19 during an onsite ceremony. Dartez is an associate engineer with Syncom Space Services at Stennis. He was honored for dedication, professionalism and support that has contributed to numerous safe and successful test programs at Stennis. Astronaut Don Pettit ...

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Stennis Space Center employee Barnes receives Silver Snoopy Award

Stennis Space Center employee Chris Barnes of Pass Christian, Mississippi, received NASA’s prestigious Space Flight Awareness (SFA) Silver Snoopy award June 19 during an onsite ceremony. Barnes is the lead material handler for Aerojet Rocketdyne at Stennis. He was honored for 34 years of outstanding support in the successful delivery of space shuttle main engines and RS-25 engines and hardware, ...

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NASA Space Flight Awareness Program recognizes Saucier

Stennis Space Center employee Brock Saucier of Hancock County, was recognized April 3 by NASA’s Space Flight Awareness Program with an Honoree Award for outstanding support of human spaceflight. Saucier is electrical shop lead with Syncom Space Services at Stennis. He was honored for his ongoing support and extensive knowledge of multiple facilities and testing infrastructure. Astronaut Scott Tingle, along ...

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