Saturday, August 20, 2022, 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.

Experience out of this world fun at the New England Air Museum’s 14th annual SPACE EXPO, a family friendly celebration of spaceflight.

Featuring Keynote Speaker: Former NASA Astronaut Thomas D. Jones, PhD

Thomas D. Jones, PhD is a veteran NASA astronaut, scientist, author, pilot, and speaker. In more than eleven years with NASA, he flew on four space shuttle missions to Earth orbit. In 2001, Dr. Jones led three spacewalks to install the centerpiece of the International Space Station, the American Destiny laboratory. He has spent fifty-three days working and living in space, and is the author of seven space, aviation, and history books including Sky Walking: An Astronaut's Memoir, which was named by the Wall Street Journal as one if its “Five Best” books on space.

After graduation from the Air Force Academy, Tom piloted B-52D strategic bombers, earned a doctorate in planetary sciences from the University of Arizona, studied asteroids and robotic exploration missions for NASA, and engineered intelligence-gathering systems for the CIA. A frequent public speaker, he is often seen on-air delivering expert commentary on science and space flight.

Lectures: 11:00 a.m. and 1:00 p.m.
Public Meet and Greets: 10:00-10:45 a.m. & 2:00-2:45 p.m.

Click HERE for Thomas D. Jones’s bio.

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