Meet Andrea Boyd – Space Flight Controller

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Meet Andrea Boyd - Space Flight Controller


  Last updated February 7, 2018 at 3:33 pm


Meet Andrea Boyd, as she talks us through her inspiration for a career in Space Flight control, from her childhood in country Australia and the path she took through engineering to work with the International Space Station as a Flight Controller for the European Space Agency. Plus her top tips for how you could work in space too, whatever your career interest.

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