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Framed certificate and flown flag, This Certificate of Appreciation is presented to C. Blake Powers for your outstanding contribution to the Reflight Mission of the Tethered Satellite System which successfully demonstrated space tethers as a technology for electrical power generation and the scientific investigation of space plasma process important to Earth's environment, February 22, 1996

 Item — Box: 34, Folder: 16
Identifier: MSP 80, Series 5, Item 24

Scope and Contents

From the Series: This series contains framed certificates, flown flags and patches given to Powers in recognition of his work with Astro-1, USML-1, Spacelab J, First Microgravity Laboratory, Astro-2 mission, ATLAS-3, USML-2, Reflight Mission of the Tethered Satellite System, Phase 1 of Shuttle-MIR program, and for his contributions to the Microgravity Research Program Office.

Also included are National Aeronautics and Space Administration group achievement awards presented to Powers for his work on the following teams; Astro-1 Space Classroom Assignment, First U.S. Microgravity team, USML-2 mission team, Astro-2 mission team, ATLAS-3 mission team, and Space Product Development Program STS-95 team. Other awards include; "Right Stuff Award," and "Society for Technical Communication, Huntsville and Birmingham, Alabama, Chapters, Technical Publications Competition, Best of Show," presented to C. Blake Powers for The First Mission of the Tethered Satellite System (writing and editing), January 21, 1993.

Also found within this series is correspondence and related commendations received by Powers, 1982-2000, and certifications issued to Powers by the University of Alabama in Huntsville, Division of Continuing Education Professional Development, 1991.

Dates

  • February 22, 1996

Language of Materials

From the Collection: Collection material is in English.

Access Information

The collection is open for research. The collection is stored offsite; 24 hours notice is required to access the collection.

Extent

From the Collection: 21.41 Cubic Feet (25 letter-size full-width manuscript boxes, six cubic feet boxes, seven flat boxes, three clamshell boxes, two letter-size half-width manuscript boxes, and seven loose, oversized items)

Creator

Repository Details

Part of the Purdue University Archives and Special Collections Repository

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