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Placeholder Headshot Goal Leader: Thomas Whitmeyer, Acting Deputy Associate Administrator, Exploration Systems Development

Goal Statement: Achieve critical milestones in the development of new systems for the human exploration of deep space. By September 30, 2019, NASA will conduct the Ascent Abort-2 test of the Orion Launch Abort System, perform the green run hot-fire test of the Space Launch System's Core Stage at the Stennis Space Center, and roll the Mobile Launcher to the Vehicle Assembly Building to support the start of Exploration Mission-1 stacking operations.

Goal Action Plans & Progress Updates