- Associated Press - Wednesday, October 15, 2014

BOWLING GREEN, Ky. (AP) - NASA Administrator Charles Bolden and several astronauts are expected in Bowling Green this week for several events.

Bolden will discuss the space program during a presentation at 4 p.m. CDT Friday at the Mass Media and Technology Hall Auditorium.

Former astronaut, Western graduate and Russellville native Terry Wilcutt will attend the program.

Wilcutt and photojournalists Scott Andrews and his son, Philip Scott Andrews, will have a roundtable discussion on the space shuttle at 2 p.m. Friday in the auditorium.

Bolden will dedicate the NASA T-38 Talon at Aviation Heritage Park at 10 a.m. Saturday during a public ceremony. The addition honors Wilcutt and the late David H. Finney of Auburn, who retired from NASA in 2008. Astronauts Hoot Gibson and Rhea Seddon are expected to attend along with Finney’s widow.

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