Space Parachutes

6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Community Room

Event Details

Parachutes have been a critical part of most US space programs.  From bringing astronauts safely back to earth, to landing probes on Mars, parachutes have played a key role.  A presenter from the Dave Gold Parachute Museum will discuss the ways parachutes have been used in space programs and the types of parachutes utilized for each application; including some local ties to the parachute technology development.
Event Type(s): STEM, History & Genealogy
Age Group(s): Adults, Lifelong Learners
Presenter: Dave Gold Parachute Museum