This year’s Museum of Aviation Young Astronauts’ Day on Saturday, May 14 will feature a live hook-up with a U.S. space program official at The Marshall Space Flight Center in Huntsville, Alabama.
That's according to a Museum of Aviation news release.
National Aeronautic and Space Administration Education Specialist Scott Anderson will be live on big screens in the Century of Flight Hangar talking to and taking questions from over 500 1st-8th grade attendees.
The hook-up will take place during the opening ceremony from 9:25am- 10:25am. Anderson will demonstrate some of the equipment used aboard the International Space Station in a presentation called “Toys in Space.”
Major General Bob McMahon, Commander, Warner Robins Air Logistics Center at Robins Air Force Base, will address the students on the importance of Science, Technology, Engineering and Math.