Born Legacy – Emma’s SOFIA Adventure
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Click above to listen to the first part of Born Legacy, featuring reporter Emma Bentley’s all night ride aboard NASA’s SOFIA observatory. You can read her account of the adventure here.
The guests in this segment include David McAllister, Deputy Program Manager for Operations of SOFIA at the NASA Armstrong Flight Research Center, Nick Veronico, Manager of SOFIA Communications for NASA Ames Research Center and Universities Space Research Association, Charlie Kaminski, Engineering and Maintenance Manager of SOFIA, Huub Rottgering, director of Leiden Observatory in The Netherlands, Dietmar Lilienthal, manager of the DLR SOFIA Institute in Germany, Cornelia Pabst, astronomer at the Leiden Observatory in The Netherlands, and freelance photographer, Felix Reimann, who was along for the ride.