NASA Administrator and former astronaut Charles F. Bolden, Jr. visited Argentina to highlight international collaboration between NASA and Argentina in areas of science and space exploration.
As an astronaut, Bolden flew four successful space missions including the deployment of the Hubble Telescope. His visit to Argentina will serve as an inspiration for future generations of space explorers.
Administator Bolden gave talks at the Planetario de Buenos Aires, UNLP Planetarium, and University of San Andres.
In addition, Charles Bolden, on behalf of NASA, signed a new agreement aerospace cooperation with CONAE (National Commission on Space Activities) to jointly investigate the heliophysics and space weather.