Testing and Training of Personnel and Hardware in High-G Profiles Using the NASTAR Center Centrifuge

The objectives of this project are to: (1) conduct training and evaluation of future space flight participants (SFPs); (2) evaluate biomedical monitoring equipment under the G-profiles of commercial space flights; (3) develop optimal protocols for SFP's efficient and effective training; and (4) train and evaluate crew members in the G-profiles of various vehicles.

  • Supplemental Notes:
    • Program Information: Commercial Space Transportation, Human Spaceflight - Training


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  • Status: Active
  • Funding: $63921.00
  • Contract Numbers:


  • Sponsor Organizations:

    Federal Aviation Administration

    800 Independence Avenue, SW
    Washington, DC  United States  20591
  • Project Managers:

    Davidian, Ken

  • Performing Organizations:

    University of Texas at Austin

    Austin, TX  United States  78712
  • Principal Investigators:

    Vanderploeg, James

  • Start Date: 20110103
  • Expected Completion Date: 0
  • Actual Completion Date: 20130104
  • Source Data: RiP Project 30471

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 01483858
  • Record Type: Research project
  • Source Agency: Department of Transportation
  • Contract Numbers: 10-C-CST-UTMB
  • Files: RIP
  • Created Date: Jun 14 2013 1:09AM