- Woohoo!! “@virgingalactic: For the 1st time ever, SS2 has lit her rocket engine in flight! A major milestone in human spaceflight.”
- Space flight informed consent bill has now passed both House and Senate unanimously. On to @Gov_Martinez!
Crewmember of the Quarter
Brandon Torres, an employee of Fiore, the Spaceport’s Protective Service support contractor, has been recognized for showing consistent professionalism, maintaining a proactive can-do attitude that reflects positively on Spaceport America, and going beyond the call of duty to assist others.
A Truth or Consequences, NM-native, Brandon Torres graduated from Hot Springs High School and thereafter enlisted in the United States Navy as a Master at Arms (Security Forces). Upon completion of his service in the United States Navy, Torres moved back to T or C. He has worked at Spaceport America for approximately two years and is currently Acting Senior Shift Supervisor for Protective Services. His hobbies include spending quality time with family and friends, as well as hunting, fishing and camping.
If you would like to nominate a non-government Crewmember on the Spaceport America team for our quarterly award, download the form for more information. Nominations for the next quarter will be accepted until March 31, 2013.
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