Our February public talk will take place on Thursday, February 2 at 7 pm. Mr. Anton Kolomiets from United Launch Alliance (ULA) Decatur Alabama facility will speaking to us about "ULA: America's Ride to Space."

Mr. Kolomiets will gave us a brief history onULA, ULA's past successes and current go-forward plan with manned space flight, cargo, exploration, including the new Vulcan rocket, possibility of BE-4 engines and composite manufacturing at their Decatur plant. Mr. Kolomiets will also updates us on the NASA's Interim Cryogenic Propulsion Stage (ICPS) that ULA is building for NASA Space Launch System (SLS)'s EM-1 mission in 2018, which is almost ready to be shipped out to Kennedy Space Center soon.

The event will take place at the main auditorium of the Space and Rocket Center /Marshall Education and Training Facility. The event is free and open to the public.

LOCATION: USSRC Education and Training Facility The Education and Training Facility (ETF) is located just past Marriott when you are on your way to Space and Rocket Center. It is the brown building closest to the interstate with USSRC and NASA logo on it.


The auditorium is straight ahead to the back of the building from the main entrance of the building. [ 1 Tranquility Base, Huntsville, AL 35805. Google Map] Our thanks to USSRC for allowing us the use of the facility.