NASA space launch system http://apr.org en Head of NASA Program to Discuss Rocket in Mobile http://apr.org/post/head-nasa-program-discuss-rocket-mobile <p>The head of NASA's next-generation rocket will be in Mobile to discuss the program with coastal residents.<br><br>&nbsp;&nbsp; Todd May, who directs NASA's space launch system at the Marshall Space Flight Center in Huntsville, will speak about the program at Battleship Memorial Park on Wednesday afternoon.<br><br>&nbsp;&nbsp; The event is open to the public, and NASA astronaut and former space shuttle pilot Tony Antonelli will also be on hand.<br><br>&nbsp;&nbsp; The space launch system will be the most powerful rocket ever built, and the first test flight is set for 2017.<br> Wed, 04 Sep 2013 12:28:24 +0000 The Associated Press 37225 at http://apr.org Head of NASA Program to Discuss Rocket in Mobile