Gerald Blackburn

Board of Directors
Columbia Memorial Space Center
Participates in 4 items
Mr. Blackburn is founder and CEO of Tinkers Corner LLC a STEM education resource company in Southern California. He is on the advisory Board of Directors for the City of Downey Columbia Memorial Space Center. He is also the Past President and Executive Advisor of the Aerospace Legacy Foundation here in California developing historical preservation and outreach projects. Gerald is an engineer and was a Project Manager with the Boeing Space and Communications Corporation. He was responsible for directing the Advanced Standards and Practices efforts in the Systems Safety and Product Assurance Department at the Huntington Beach Facility. Mr. Blackburn has been in the Aerospace Industry for over 40 years and retired in 2003. His career has spanned the entire manned space program from the X-15 at North American Aviation to the Apollo, Saturn SII, Space Shuttle and International Space Station Programs. During his career on Apollo he worked in quality assurance and as a materials engineer.

Sessions in which Gerald Blackburn participates

Friday 23 November, 2018

Time Zone: PST/(GMT-08:00) Pacific Time (US & Canada)
2:30 PM
2:30 PM
  • Apollo Missions
  • Marquis 2
  • 2:30 PM - 3:45 PM  | 1 hour 15 minutes
  • Panel
    SpaceApollo
4:00 PM
4:00 PM

Saturday 24 November, 2018

Time Zone: PST/(GMT-08:00) Pacific Time (US & Canada)
2:30 PM
2:30 PM
  • Apollo 8
  • California 2 (Formerly St. Louis)
  • 2:30 PM - 3:45 PM  | 1 hour 15 minutes
  • Panel
    SpaceApollo 1

Sunday 25 November, 2018

Time Zone: PST/(GMT-08:00) Pacific Time (US & Canada)
11:30 AM
11:30 AM