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Greetings to the LAA family.

ALERT - TODAY'S LAA MEETING HAS BEEN CANCELLED. WE WILL RESCHEDULE THE SPEAKER FOR ANOTHER DATE. SEE YOU IN OCTOBER

For our August 12, 2014 meeting, LaRC Retiree Bobby Berrier gave an excellent talk on Christopher Newport University's Lifelong Learning Society, specifically about it course programs for people of retirement age. Berrier is membership chairman of that organization.

The LAA Board is continuing to pursue information on spousal benefits. President Darden will work with Gail Langevin to acquire the necessary information.

To keep up with activities at the NASA Langley Research Center visit the NASA Langley Website.

There is an excellent series of monthly lectures available to the LAA membership. The Colloquium is presented in the LaRC Reid Center at 2:00 pm and the same or similar Sigma Series lecture in the VASC at 7:30 pm. Please visit Colloquium and Sigma Lectures for more details including the upcoming topic.

Of special interest to LAA Alumni, the Colloquium and Sigma talks on July 8 will be by LAA Domenic Maglieri who will discuss "Sonic Boom: A Review of Six Decades of Research".

NASA Langley provides an excellent website on public cultural resources at the Center. Please visit Public Cultural Resources.

Next LAA Meeting (s)

ALERT - TODAY'S LAA MEETING HAS BEEN CANCELLED. WE WILL RESCHEDULE THE SPEAKER FOR ANOTHER DATE. SEE YOU IN OCTOBER

Set your calendars for Tuesday, September 9, 2014, will feature a talk by Mr. Raymond L. Larkin talk about the current status of SatCom systems, and the status of the Future Aircraft Navigation System (FANS). I've seen a copy of his presentation, and it is fascinating and inspiring! Also, remember that our meeting will take place in the new NACA Room in the new NASA cafeteria. Directions were sent in an email to you a couple of days ago.

General Information.

To attend Langley Alumni Association (LAA) meetings, Langley retirees can obtain a one-day visitor badge at the NASA Langley Badge and Pass Office. Please bring two forms of government-issued identification. Six-month badges are available to LAA members. For a six-month badge, fill out a NASA form 1760. The form is available from the NASA liaison to the LAA at the monthly meetings. Please allow two weeks to process six-month badges.


Information was last updated on September 9, 2014. Website Manager - Duncan McIver