February 19, 2019
The 35-day government shutdown showed how important TSA officers are to the safety and security of air travelers.
For 60 years, NASA’s mission to further knowledge of our home planet and the search for life on other worlds is a source of pride for us all. From Apollo 13’s journey to the Moon to Pioneer 10’s flight to Jupiter, NASA employees’ expertise, passion, and dedication have helped us reach the stars. For them, the sky is literally not the limit.
Our union is proud to represent NASA employees at Kennedy Space Center, Fla., Marshall Space Center, Ala., Langley Research Center and Wallops Island, Va., and Johnson Space Center, Texas.
NASA’s impact on our everyday lives
Even though NASA is a space exploration agency, technologies developed for space actually benefit our daily life in so many ways. Here are a few examples of everyday products born out of space technologies that benefit all of us:
Isn’t NASA amazing?
For the full list of NASA spinoff products, click here.
We did it! The collective actions of union members, labor allies, and sympathetic lawmakers have averted another government shutdown.
Our union’s 2019 legislative conference on Feb. 10-13 was a huge success. If you missed it, here are nine of the best moments from this year’s gathering.