Go Boldly Expo – Navigate Your World & Beyond

Saturday, April 26, 2014
Riverside Hangar 750, St. Paul Downtown Airport
750 Bayfield Road, St. Paul, MN 55107

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AirSpace Minnesota is bringing Buzz Aldrin (first moon landing) and Harrison “Jack” Schmitt (last Moon landing) to Minnesota to celebrate our innovation legacy and inspire a new generation to dream big, work hard and go boldly.

They will be joined by astronaut Dr. Karen Nyberg, a Minnesota native who recently returned from the International Space Station.

CLICK HERE to register for your free ticket and to pre-order your books written by Dr. Aldrin and Dr. Schmitt!



Ordering your books through this link helps us raise more money for your Aviation Learning Center! The books WILL be available for purchase at the Expo as well!


9:00 a.m.  Doors Open – Visit interior and exterior displays
10:00 a.m.  From Minnesota to the Moon

  – David Gillette of Twin Cities Public Television with innovation leaders from General Mills, Mayo Clinic and the University of Minnesota

   - Autograph session with Dr. Karen Nyberg*

11:00 a.m.  The Apollo Story

   - Dr. John Olson of Sierra Nevada Corporation

   - Dr. Buzz Aldrin

   - Dr. Harrison “Jack” Schmitt

Noon: Life on the ISS – Investing in Our Future

- Dr. Karen Nyberg

1:00 p.m.  What’s Next: To the Moon, Mars, ??

   - Dr. John Olson of Sierra Nevada Corporation

   - Dr. Buzz Aldrin

   - Dr. Harrison “Jack” Schmitt

 2:00 p.m.  Go Boldly Challenge Recognition

 2:30 p.m.  Book Signings/Autographs

 5:00 p.m.  Doors Close

*Autograph Session – Dr. Nyberg will sign photos provided at the event.

**Dr. Aldrin and Dr. Schmitt will sign only the featured books.

   Please do not bring memorabilia or other books for signing.

   Please only have one book per person, per Astronaut, at the signing. 


In addition to the events inside the hangar, there will be an assortment of aircraft outside on the ramp for you to see!


Register today! Click here to sign up for your free admission ticket and to pre-order your books! 

For more information about the expo, or to exhibit, please contact Kristi Rollag Wangstad at krw@airspacemn.org or 612.727.1737.


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