A Virtual Festival Saturday, March 6 and Sunday, March 7, 2021

Paul Dye


Appearing Courtesy of Lynn & Lenny Snyder

Paul Dye has four decades of aviation experience as an engineer, builder and pilot. He retired from NASA in 2013 as the longest-serving flight director in history and the leader of several missions. He has received a NASA Outstanding Leadership Medal, three NASA Exceptional Service Medals and a Presidential Medal. 

Dye is now a leadership consultant and speaker as well as the former editor-in-chief of Kitplanes magazine. His book is "Shuttle, Houston: My Life in the Center Seat of Mission Control."

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Scheduled events:
Shuttle, Houston
NASA's space shuttle missions helped to lay the groundwork for our space age. Join Paul Dye, NASA's longest serving flight director, as he shares insight into decision-making and stories on the amazing work that the astronauts and directors completed over the decades.

Science Stage (Seats 1000)
Sun, Mar 7, 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Science / Medicine / Technology

Panelist: Paul Dye
Moderator: George Jenson

Book:
Shuttle, Houston
My Life in the Center Seat of Mission Control
Science / Medicine / Technology
Hachette Books
July 2020
ISBN 9780316454575
Hardcover, 288 pages
$28.00, INSTORE
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Named Sponsors

Arizona Daily Star
University of Arizona

Presenting Sponsors

Tucson Medical Center

Major Sponsors

Friends of the Festival
Pima County Public Library
Stocker Foundation
University of Arizona BookStores
University of Arizona - Facilities Management
William & Mary Ross Foundation

Key Sponsors

Early Childhood Learning is Essential
Marshall Foundation

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