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NASA Official Announces Chair of New Mars Program Planning Group

Former NASA program manager Orlando Figueroa will lead the Mars Program Planning Group (MPPG) tasked to reformulate the agency's Mars Exploration Program. Photo Credit: NASA

 

Former NASA program manager Orlando Figueroa will lead the Mars Program Planning Group (MPPG) tasked to reformulate the agency's Mars Exploration Program. Photo Credit: NASA

WASHINGTON — NASA’ s associate administrator for the Science Mission Directorate, John Grunsfeld, has named former veteran NASA program manager Orlando Figueroa to lead a newly established Mars Program Planning Group [...]