Space Program

Ok, this is a really stupid question, but it's just killing me for some reason. What do you call the person who leads a shuttle launch? I need help quickly!
 
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Lots of things. Mission Control, or dean of launch, Launch Control, umm, Shuttle Team leader, Mission Commander (though i'm not sure).


so essentially, I'm not sure.
 
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Don't they have a "control chief" at a master console? I believe I read that they do.
 

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Originally posted by Astronomer107
Ok, this is a really stupid question, but it's just killing me for some reason. What do you call the person who leads a shuttle launch? I need help quickly!
I think his name's "TOM".

I believe you're referring to the "launch coordinator".
 

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