Doug Loverro will become NASA’s associate administrator for the Human Exploration and Operations Mission Directorate, a position held by William Gerstenmaier since 2002 until he was sidelined in July. Former astronaut Kenneth Bowersox has since served in an acting capacity and will return to his role as deputy assistant administrator. NASA Administrator Jim Bridenstine announced Loverro’s appointment Oct. 16. Loverro is an expert on national security space policy, having served ...


You must have an Aviation Week Intelligence Network (AWIN) account or subscribe to this Market Briefing to access "NASA Picks New Human Spaceflight Operations Leader".


Current Aviation Week Intelligence Network (AWIN) enterprise and individual members: please go to for access.


Not currently a subscriber? Click on the "Learn More" button below to view subscription offers.

Already registered? here.