Episode 132: How Do You Talk to a Spaceship?

Meet the Expert: Rob Chambers,Business Development Director Commercial Civil Space
Space Systems Company, Lockheed Martin

Rob Chambers, Lockheed Martin

Rob Chambers is the Business Development Director for Lockheed Martin’s Commercial Civil Space line of business.

In this role, he is focused on Lockheed Martin’s blueprint for extending humanity’s knowledge of our planet, our solar system, and the universe at large.  With the company’s unparalleled heritage in robotic and human spaceflight, weather and Earth science, and communications, Lockheed Martin is working with our government, commercial, and international customers and partners to answer fundamental questions about where we come from, where we’re going, and whether we’re alone in the universe.

Rob has been with Lockheed Martin since 1993 and has worked on a variety of Space Systems Company programs including Earth remote sensing satellites, the Space Shuttle, Orion, and deep space habitats.

Rob has bachelor’s and master’s degrees in Aeronautical and Astronautical Engineering from Purdue University. Throughout his career, Rob has led the development of guidance and controls subsystems, avionics, and flight software.


Learn more about Callisto and how YOU can send a message to space HERE: https://www.lockheedmartin.com/en-us/capabilities/space/callisto.html






If you have an Alexa, ask it  “Take Me to the Moon”. See what happens! You can also send a message to  Callisto by following the directions above.

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Highlighted Book for this episode!

Astronaut-Aquanaut: How Space Science and Sea Science Interact 
by Jennifer Swanson







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