I don’t know, but next time I talk to him, I’m going to ask him, ‘Why?      + ExpectMore.gov, Dr. “The decision was a collective decision made by several NASA and Thiokol individuals. “It was as if he got permission from the world,” his daughter Leslie Ebeling Serna told NPR. Freelance writing jobs provide possibilities to write from home. Dr. Ryan K. Smith is digital content editor for Don Diva Magazine. Family and friends are mourning the death of Rachel Freeman who recently passed away. The past 3 years she crossed the finish line of our race as an elite runner. Tay Way Death – Dead – Obituary : Rapper Killed in Richmond Ca Shooting. Former Director of Logistics Operations, NASAMars, Charles B.

Robert Vernon Ebeling was born on Sept. 4, 1926, in Chicago. Christian Santo Death-Dead  / Obituary : Christian Santo may have passed away. Former Launch Integration Manager, Space Shuttle ProgramMorgan, JoAnn H. “He was able to let that part of his life go.”. At times, he seemed to carry the entire burden of the disaster on his shoulders, although it was he, on the afternoon before the launch, who made a critical phone call to Allan J. McDonald, the Thiokol engineer in charge of the solid rocket motor project at the Kennedy Space Center, alerting him to concerns about the O-rings. He was 89. They were overruled not only by NASA, but also by their own managers. He is also a self-published author. Former Regional Inspector General for Investigations, NASAVan Hooser Jr., John C. Gaithersburg Supra Crash : Footage of Toyota Supra Accident in Gaithersburg MD. “I said, ‘You did something, and you really cared. Joe Currin Death – Dead :  Joe Currin Obituary : See Cause of Death. Former Kennedy Space Center Director, NASADelgado Jr., Hugo M. Former Executive Director, Joint Performance Management Office, NASAHanson, Roselle B.

Shawn Maudhuit Death – Dead :  Shawn Maudhuit Obituary : Cause of Death Unknown. Ebeling even authored an alarmed memo detailing the problems with the rings. Former Director of Engineering Development, NASAWells, Joel Former Launch Director, NASASawyer, Wallace (Wally) C. His father, Ado, an auto mechanic, took the family to San Diego when Robert was a boy. Woodrow Whitlow Jr. Goddard Space Flight Center Directors' Home page. You picked a loser.”, For three decades, Ebeling, a former rocket engineer for NASA contractor Morton Thiokol, had been swamped by his own grief and guilt over the catastrophe he’d failed to stop. Jacob Gardner Death – Dead – Obituary : White Business Owner Who Killed a Black Man, James Scurlock Has Died, Cause of Death is Suicide.

During a 2006 visit, Bob talked to Howard about what life was like before his stroke while Sal and Richard played some of the hilarious prank calls they orchestrated with Bob’s help. Former Director of Electronic Engineering, NASASmith, Richard G. Former Deputy Director, Public Affairs Office, NASADiggs, Jay Timothy Dirksen Death – Dead :  Timothy Dirksen Obituary : See Cause of Death. Within the company, the men who testified about Thiokol and NASA’s failures became known as “the five lepers,” according to the Los Angeles Times.

In a follow-up piece, Mr. Berkes asked Mr. Ebeling if he would like to respond. Brian Blomberg Death – Dead :  Brian Blomberg Obituary : Cause of Death Unknown. Robert Scott Lazar (/ l ə ˈ z ɑːr /; born January 26, 1959) is an American conspiracy theorist who claims to have been hired in the late 1980s to reverse-engineer purported extraterrestrial technology at what he described as a secret site called "S-4". You have to have an end to everything.”, Robert Ebeling, Challenger Engineer Who Warned of Disaster, Dies at 89.

In Loving Memory of of Gary Police Office Jeffrey Westerfield Who Was Killed by Carl Blount. Former Kennedy Space Center DirectorBruckner, Bobby G. We have not been able to verify this story and therefore can not say for sure that the above mentioned individual is dead.