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Henning Krause

Henning Krause

Henning Krause worked as an online editor and manager of the DLR web portal until July 2012. He is also an internet citizen, exiles in Hamburg, cycless and loves to drink milk.

Until July 2012 Henning Krause was an online editor and manager of the DLR Web Portal. He studied Physics at Göttingen and History of Science at Hamburg. Henning was - among other tasks - responsible for public relations for the SOFIA project, working from the DLR Corporate Communications office in Cologne.

Since August 2012 he's working as Social Media Manager of the Helmholtz Association in Berlin.

Posts from Henning Krause

SOFIA Blog | 10. January 2011

Zeitkapsel des SOFIA-Vorgängers KAO geöffnet

Fünfzehn Jahre nach dessen letztem Flug trafen sich Veteranen des Kuiper Airborne Observatory (KAO) am 10. November 2010 im Ames Research Center der NASA, um der Öffnung einer Zeitkapsel beizuwohnen. Das KAO war ein stark modifiziertes Transportflugzeug vom Typ Lockheed C-141A, das mit einem 91 Zentimeter-Teleskop ausgestattet war. Das fliegende Observatorium hatte seine Basis im Ames Research Center der NASA in Moffett Field, Kalifornien, und war von 1974 bis 1995 im Einsatz. read more

SOFIA Blog | 10. January 2011

NASA airborne observatory's past unearthed

Fifteen years after its final flight, veterans of the Kuiper Airborne Observatory, or KAO, gathered at NASA's Ames Research Center Nov. 10, 2010 to witness the opening of a time capsule. The KAO is a highly modified Lockheed C-141A cargo transport aircraft fitted with a 36-inch telescope. The observatory was based at NASA's Ames Research Center in Moffett Field, California, for operations that began in 1974 and ended in 1995. read more