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Flight director helps young minds reach for the stars

...Center of Alaska in Kenai ask Flight Director Daniela Martian if she made up...when she was tapped to be the flight director at the then soon-to-open...administrator, as well as its flight director. With the hiring of Soldotna...
Team Yukon rendezvous with a comet; spacecraft status unknown

Flight Director Dale Hershberger assists Team Yukon figure skater Kayla Hollonquist with important spacecraft maneuvers during Friday's space...
'Best meteor shower of 2007' hitting its peak

...good day to look straight up. "The best meteor shower of 2007 will be peaking today," said Dan Spencer, lead flight director of the Challenger Learning Center of Alaska in Kenai. The Geminid meteor shower began Dec. 7 and runs through Tuesday...
Challenger Center throws an interstellar star party

...see something and get people interested in astronomy and looking at the stars," said Kathy East, assistant lead flight director at the Challenger Center. If it's cloudy, East said the Challenger Center will hold an indoor presentation on...
'Loud and clear'

...first-ever official hookup with a NASA astronaut aboard the orbiting space station. Leah Eskelin, the center's lead flight director, said one of the astronauts' goals, apart from their mission, is to make a contact to all 50 states via amateur...

...promised to "turn over every rock" to make sure it never happens again. Spacewalking is dangerous already, noted flight director David Korth. Then on top of that, "go stick your head in a fishbowl and try to walk around. That's not anything...
Around the District

...classes. The fifth- and sixth-grade band also will perform holiday tunes. Ninilchik School Dan Spencer, the lead flight director for the Challenger Learning Center of Alaska was at the school. He worked with students in grades three through eight...
So much to do ...

...will open its doors to a different kind of visitor a flight director from the Challenger Learning Center of Alaska in Kenai...Juneau, Fairbanks, Wainwright and Nuiqsut. The flight director will be in Ninilchik Nov. 26 through 30, teaching...
Live Bravo to Billy-O & Discovery crew from Peninsula students

...School students throughout were asked to submit questions which were then submitted to the Challenger Center?s Lead Flight Director Leah Eskelin, ?From our school 6th grader Denali Goodwill and 2nd grader Brent Shelton were selected, but all...
High-tech organizations struggle, but optimism high in children. Daniela Martian has been the flight director since before the center opened at its downtown Kenai...story, page D-1.) With the help of assistant flight director Rob Carrillo, she coordinates and leads simulated...


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