On this day in 1958 President Dwight Eisenhower signed the National Aeronautics and Space Act. Cape Canaveral was the home of the Joint Long Range Proving Ground. That's the group my uncle worked for and they would be folded into NASA to become the launch center complex for all of NASA's major missions.
|The Carina Nebula one of the first images from the James Webb telescope. My brother worked on the cooling system for the telescope. We have a couple generations now that have been directly involved with NASA and its missions.|