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AIAA Houston Section: Yuri’s Night Celebration
April 12 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pmFree
What: Let’s celebrate two significant events that occurred on April 12!
On April 12, 1961 the first human to launch into space, Yuri Gagarin flew on the Vostok 1.
On April 12, 1981 the first Space Shuttle Mission STS-1 was launched.
A fun networking event where young and experienced professionals will meet to share their knowledge.
Why: Yuri’s Night is the World’s Space Party. Come and celebrate with AIAA!
When: Wednesday, April 12, 2017, at 6:00pm
Where: Frenchie’s Italian Restaurant, 1041 E Nasa Pkwy, Houston, TX 77058
We also invite you to participate at the Yuri’s Night 5K for the race or as volunteer at http://www.yurisrunhouston.com/. This event benefits the Expedition Center at HMNS, for which AIAA is a sponsor.
“Circling the Earth in my orbital spaceship I marveled at the beauty of our planet. People of the world, let us safeguard and enhance this beauty — not destroy it!” – Yuri Gagarin
Please RSVP by Monday, April 10 on the Eventbrite page or below: