TV/Media Interviews

TV/Media interviews

Ken is a Ph.D. research scientist, journalist, photographer and speaker and often appears as an expert space commentator on major national, international and local TV News outlets for Space UpClose – NBC, ABC, CBS, Fox News, News Nation, BBC TV and Radio News, Spectrum, ARD, i24, TRT World and other major news outlets.

Dr. Kremer offers independent analysis about space topics – from a first hand/UpClose eyewitness perspective.

Ken is based nearby the Kennedy Space Center in Titusville, FL., active in outreach and interviewed regularly on TV and radio about space and science topics.

Contact Ken to schedule interviews

email: kremerken at yahoo.com    or  ken at kenkremer.com

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Recent Interviews: 

2021

July 22 & 23: WFTV ABC 9 News Orlando my interview about rollout of Boeing Starliner from Kennedy Space Center to pad 41 CCSFS and what the OFT-2 redo test flight launch upcoming Jul 30 atop ULA Atlas V means for the company with everything on the line & the future of space travel by NASA astronauts to the ISS

https://www.wftv.com/news/failure-is-not-an-option-nasa-boeing-prepare-2nd-flight-test-starliner-craft/828353ee-80fb-4c72-a6ed-b4514acd892e/

July 19: Fox 35 Orlando featured my commentary about the Billionaires Space Race

https://www.fox35orlando.com/news/battle-of-the-billionares-space-race-heats-up-on-heels-of-bezos-flight

July 19: WESH 2 NBC News Orlando features my commentary about Billionaires Space Race – Bezos vs. Branson re my opinion about the meaning of what this suborbital battle is all about-regardless of where the edge of space line is drawn, will science be done & just how safe is it?  and the benefits of seeing fragile Earth!

July 17 & 18: WESH 2 News NBC Orlando interviewed me for 2 separate stories about rollout of Boeing Starliner from Kennedy Space Center to pad 41 CCSFS and what the OFT-2 redo test flight launch upcoming Jul 30 atop ULA Atlas V means for the company with everything on the line & the future of space travel by NASA astronauts to the ISS

https://www.wesh.com/article/boeing-starliner-now-in-brevard-prepares-for-test-flight-redo/37067233

July 20: i24 feature my live commentary post flight about Jeff Bezos successful test flight to the edge of space and the Billionaires Space Race – Bezos vs. Branson and my opinion about the meaning of what this suborbital battle is all about, will science be done & just how safe is it ? and the benefits of seeing fragile Earth!

July 9/10: WESH 2 NBC News Orlando features my commentary about Billionaires Space Race – Bezos vs. Branson re my opinion about the meaning of what this suborbital battle is all about-regardless of where the edge of space line is drawn, will science be done & just how safe is it?  and the benefits of seeing fragile Earth!

July 9: TRT World Turkish TV features my live commentary about Billionaires Space Race – Bezos vs. Branson re my opinion about the meaning of what this suborbital battle is all about-regardless of where the edge of space line is drawn, will science be done & just how safe is it?  and the benefits of seeing fragile Earth!

 

July 7: My live interview on Stay Curious from the American Space Museum, Titusville about current events in space

June 30: CBS 6 WKMG Orlando News with my analysis about SpaceX Falcon 9 launch and landing of Transporter 2 rideshare mission and why the rogue helicopter forced a last moment scrub of June 29 attempt

https://www.clickorlando.com/news/local/2021/06/30/spacex-tries-again-to-launch-ride-sharing-rocket-after-helicopter-causes-scrub/#//

 

June 29: WFTV ABC9 News Orlando features my commentary about todays attempted #SpaceX launch of #Transporter2 rideshare mission carrying 88 small sats for a variety of government and commercial customers that aims to cut launch costs drastically and save money – #Falcon9 ultimately scrubbed when an aircraft flew into the Keep Out Zone

https://www.wftv.com/broadcast/spacex-launch-scrubbed-will-try-again-wednesday/80bc788f-b028-4f8f-b649-b55ecfbdd4b8/

June 18: TRT Turkish TV features my commentary about newly released Office of Director of National Intelligence report about UFOs and lack of any evidence of alien visitation

June 17:  WFTV ABC 9 News Orlando features my commentary about the upcoming Boeing Starliner  uncrewed  OFT-2 test flight to the ISS slated for July 30 for NASA. OFT-2 must succeed in order for astronaut flights aboard to be approved late this year

May 24/25: Full full interview WFTV ABC 9 Orlando about the abrupt shutdown of Aerion Supersonic and stopping plans to build manufacturing site for supersonic business jets by Melbourne Airport

https://www.wftv.com/news/video-start-ups-plan-new-state-of-the-art-facility-thousands-jobs-appears-be-shut-down/ad1ff881-71d9-4aa2-b1f1-1c2dbef44ec2/

 

May 10:  Live interview on ‘Stay Curious’ show about OSIRIS-Rex asteroid mission, Mars Chopper Ingenuity, Crew Dragon, SLS and more :

May 7: My full interview @TheDonlonReport  about when/where/why Chinese #LongMarch5B rocket is hurtling uncontrollably to Earth – impact somewhere overnight Sat May 8 to Sun May 9

 

May 4 Star Wars Day:  ABC 9 News Orlando WFTV Channel 9 Orlando featured my commentary about today’s SpaceX Starlink  launch using 9x flown/landed 1st stage B1049

May 3: CBS 6 WKMG Orlando News with my analysis of Former Sen Bill Nelson nomination/confirmation/swearing in as 14th NASA Administrator

Link: https://www.clickorlando.com/news/2021/05/03/bill-nelson-sworn-in-as-nasa-administrator/

Apr 24: Live interview on TRT World Turkish TV about NASA SpaceX Crew 2 launch to ISS and what it means

 

Apr 23:  Live interview on The Donlan Report on New Nation Cable News about NASA SpaceX Crew 2 launch to ISS, Commercial  Space, Mars rover/helicopter and implications for SpaceX and future of Space Travel

My segment starts at 35 min mark:

 

April 20: Live interview on ‘Stay Curious’ show about NASA SpaceX Crew 2 mission and NASA Ingenuity Helicopter 1st flight – at American Space Museum Titusville, FL

 

April 12: WKMG CBS 6 Orlando includes my analysis of President Biden new $24.7 Billion budget proposal for NASA

https://www.clickorlando.com/news/local/2021/04/12/president-biden-proposes-247-billion-nasa-budget/

April 9: The Donlon Report on News Nation featured my commentary about upcoming test flight of NASA Mars Chopper Ingenuity

 

April : WFTV Channel 9 ABC9 TV News Orlando – about Mars Helicopter upcoming

April 5/6:  WFTV Channel 9 ABC9 TV News Orlando featured my commentary about importance this morning’s #CrewDragon relocation of Crew 1 Resilience spacecraft with 4 Astronauts inside during autonomous undock & redock to space facing zenith port on #ISS to make way for Crew 2 arrival later this month on International Space Station

https://www.wftv.com/news/too-many-ships-not-enough-ports-nasa-making-room-orbit-busy-month-space-coast/9be233a6-bea3-4a58-baa8-a01bf8c5a618/

April 2/3: WFTV Channel 9 ABC9 TV News Orlando featured my commentary about NASA facing delays and rising costs of at least $3 Billion caused by Covid-19 impacting 30 missions and launches

https://www.wftv.com/news/local/brevard-county/nasa-missions-face-delays-rising-costs-over-covid-19-impact/XFSGWQRTA5GAFKYOWECPAAAX3Q/

March 30:  My commentary about the search for life on Mars and the deployment of the Ingenuity Helicopter was featured in a live interview on March 30 on News Nation Cable TV News Network on ‘The Donlon Report’ illustrated with my Mars mosaics

March 29: My Perseverance Mars rover Sol 37 mosaic showing deployment of Ingenuity helicopter featured in Discover magazine story about the historic first flight on Mars:

https://www.discovermagazine.com/the-sciences/the-inside-story-behind-the-historic-first-flight-on-mars

March 29/30: WFTV Channel 9 ABC9 TV News Orlando featured my commentary about “Project Kraken plan that could bring thousands of jobs to the Space Coast’  if a satellite manufacturer sets up a facility at former shuttle landing facility SLF

https://www.wftv.com/news/local/brevard-county/project-kraken-could-bring-thousands-jobs-space-coast/VNRAXI5ZWBANPBUPDC2I73J5Z4/

March 22:  My presentation titled ‘3 NASA Robots Exploring Mars’ featured on ‘Stay Curious’ show at American Space Museum Titusville, FL

 

March 19: WFTV Channel 9 ABC9 TV News Orlando featured my commentary about NASA’s Artemis Program for new Human lunar landings featured after President Joe Biden nominated former US Senator Nelson for next NASA Administrator after successful Mar 18 SLS Green Run hot fire test

March 17/18: WFTV Channel 9 ABC9 TV News Orlando featured my pre-test commentary about the planned Mar 18 SLS Green Run hot fire engine test

March 10-13: My SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket Starlink L21 static test fire pics featured on WKMG CBS 6 Orlando

March 5: WFTV Channel 9 ABC9 TV News Orlando  featured my commentary about further delays to launch of #Boeing #Straliner mission on uncrewed #OFT2 test flight likely into May due to heavy human spaceflight mission launch traffic in April at International Space Station from #SpaceX Dragon Crew 2 and next Russian #Soyuz.

Video link: https://www.wftv.com/video/?id=f6edb3ec-ca0e-47bf-b1c4-41370773428f

March 4/5: FOX 35 TV News Orlando: My commentary supporting FL state legislation requiring people to return used rocket parts from launches they find in the ocean and protect aerospace companies intellectual property rights. 

Video link: https://www.fox35orlando.com/news/bill-requires-stray-rocket-parts-to-be-returned-or-possibly-face-jail-time

 

Feb 23:  My live interview on NewsNation National TV news about the great imagery and results from NASA’s Perseverance Mars Rover so far and how/why she will search for signs of ancient life on the Red Planet. On The Donlon Report

Feb 18: My live landing coverage on ‘Stay Curious’ show at American Space Museum Titusville, FL

Feb 17: “The ESA – European Space Agency #ESA is holding its first recruitment drive for new astronauts in 11 years and is highlighting its desire to achieve greater diversity. Space Journalist Ken Kremer weighs in.” Watch my commentary on TRT World Turkish English language TV Feb 17

Feb 12: My commentary about Mars Mania and Earth Invasion fleet arrival of 3 spacecraft from the UAE, China and the United States

 

Feb 10:  My commentary about new supersonic plane development agreement between Aerion and NASA on WFTV Channel 9 ABC 9 Orlando

https://t.co/IiDLCRxyrt?amp=1

Feb 3/4: Multiple Interviews about double header of SpaceX Starlink launched upcoming Feb 4/5 on WKMG CBS 6 and Fox 35 Orlando:

https://www.clickorlando.com/news/local/2021/02/02/spacex-to-launch-2-rockets-hours-apart-with-starlink-satellites/

https://www.fox35orlando.com/news/spacex-gears-up-for-big-year-with-dozens-of-launches-slated

 

Jan 31 to Feb 3: My SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket and static test fire pics featured on WKMG CBS 6 Orlando

 

 

 

Jan 27: Interview of TRT World (English language Turkish TV) and the militarization of space and implications

 

 

Jan 18/19:  Watch my analysis of NASA’s Green Run hot fire test on WFTV Channel 9 ABC9 Orlando . The Jan 16 test ended prematurely with early engine shutdown of the SLS core stage engines – but provided huge amounts of good data – and potential impact on #Artemis1 launch schedule

https://www.wftv.com/video/?id=afec4e35-062b-4de4-959d-ab8e7c9d66ab

 

Jan 11: Read my commentary about the SpaceX Cargo Dragon ISS departure at Florida Today and WKMG CBS 6 Orlando TV News

https://www.floridatoday.com/story/tech/science/space/2021/01/08/spacex-cargo-dragon-spacecraft-set-splashdown-atlantic-monday-night/4142156001/

Jan 7: Watch my Jan 7 interview on TRT Turkish TV live about successful launch of Turksat 5A SpaceX Falcon 9

Jan 7: Dr. Ken Kremer of Space UpClose interview on WFTV ABC 9 Orlando TV News about SpaceX Turksat 5A launch Jan 7, 2021 and very super busy year with a slew of 2021 upcoming launches from Florida Spaceport

https://www.wftv.com/video/?id=bddd5e4d-5f8e-44a4-8371-993899d0cfd6&fbclid=IwAR1AhhnYFqYCiVF1cbbLp_acB-o735EpnShyX1k1QP1iLK-ixs55zD66HV0

Dr. Ken Kremer of Space UpClose interview on WFTV ABC 9 Orlando TV News about SpaceX Turksat 5A launch Jan 7, 2021 and very busy slew of 2021 upcoming launches from Florida Spaceport

2020

Dec 30:  Year End of “Stay Curious” includes Space Journalist Ken Kremer 

 

Dec 29/30: Watch my commentary at News 6 WKMG CBS 6 Orlando about the #SpaceX #Starlink megaconstellation of hi speed internet satellites being the target of a request for an #FCC environmental safety review – request by competitor #Viasat saying it poses hazards.

https://www.clickorlando.com/news/local/2020/12/29/spacex-starlink-satellites-target-of-requested-environmental-review/

Dec 16: My live interview on BBC World TV News about China’s successful Change’5 mission to collect lunar surface sample and soil and rock and return them to Earth safely with touchdown in inner Mongolia on Dec. 16

Dec 14:  Co-Host on ‘Stay Curious’ discussing “Return & Resurgence of US Human Space Flight” with Jean Wright – Live at the American Space Museum, Titusville, FL

 

Dec 10: My interview on WFTV Ch 9 ABC News Orlando about rapid cadence of Space Coast launches this week ! 3 total from ULA and SpaceX and officially renaming the bases. Now Cape Canaveral Space Force station

Dec 7: My interview on WFTV Ch 9 ABC News Orlando about launch of upgraded Crew Dragon to ISS and about the significance of the commercial research Bishop airlock provided by Nanoracks:

“Second SpaceX Dragon spacecraft docks at ISS”

https://www.wftv.com/video/?id=164c52d1-0615-42e0-8095-758b289b678c

Dec 5 My  interview on TRT World Turkish TV News live  soon after the HAYABUSA 2 capsule reentry landing.

Dec 4:  My interview about competitor Sierra Nevada Corp Dream Chaser space plane resupply mission to ISS featured on Spectrum News 13 Orlando:

https://www.mynews13.com/fl/orlando/news/2020/12/03/space-florida-wants-shuttle-like-landings-to-return-to-the-space-coast#

 

Nov 23/24:  My prelaunch/scrub photos were featured at WFTV ABC 9 Orlando with Starlink testing commentary and WKMG CBS News 6 Orlando

 

Nov 19/20: My comments at CBS TV News 6 WKMG Orlando about SpaceX Crew1 recovered/landed Falcon 9 booster return on the JRTI droneship to Port Canaveral – leaning noticeably and standing at the edge of the droneship grasped by octagrabber and chains

https://www.clickorlando.com/news/local/2020/11/19/expedition-64-crew-holds-briefing-on-iss/

 

Nov 16/17: My full live interview on TRT World Turkish TV News (English) about NASA SpaceX Crew-1 mission to the ISS -just minutes after Crew Dragon docked at ISS Monday night Nov. 16 :

Nov 12/13: My commentary at WFTV Ch 9 ABC TV News Orlando about the dry dress rehearsal and possible weather impact from Hurricane Eta on the Crew-1 mission launch and landing

https://www.wftv.com/news/local/brevard-county/countdown-dress-rehearsal-success-ahead-this-weekends-crewed-launch/RXYO4DZX4VFZXP63DFUTGKLWSU/

Nov 11/12: My commentary at WESH 2 NBC TV News Orlando about the possible weather impact from Hurricane Eta on the Crew-1 mission launch and landing

https://www.wesh.com/article/eta-threatens-astronaut-mission/34647727

 

Nov 5: My prelaunch photos of SpaceX Falcon 9 GPSIII SV04 navsat and Crew-1 comments  featured on  Fox 35 TV News Orlando

 

Nov 2/3/4/5/6:  My prelaunch photos of Atlas V NROL-101 spysat mission featured on WKMG CBS 6 Orlando and Fox 35 TV News Orlando

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Oct 26/27: Watch my commentary about the NASA SOFIA discovery of water molecules on Moon’s sunlit surface at WKMG CBS 6 Orlando TV News:

https://www.clickorlando.com/news/local/2020/10/26/watch-live-nasa-to-deliver-fascinating-moon-news/?fbclid=IwAR14YzRYCZ2OMbOH8GrBjPJ_DxxDTrywCuqxTwCqWugfZL8H_vPL4Pon-W4

Oct 23: Update on upcoming SpaceX Crew-1 mission now NET mid-Nov at Fox 35 News Orlando

Oct 22/23: My commentary at WFTV Ch 9 ABC News Orlando on NASA’s successful OSIRIS-Rex mission landing and sampling at asteroid Bennu

https://www.wftv.com/news/local/brevard-county/touchdown-nasas-osiris-rex-grabs-asteroid-sample-bring-back-earth/NPFJ546GHVAJJGWNXKOMD76AXM/

Oct 13/14: Watch my commentary about upcoming SpaceX Crew-1 mission in November and NASA Space Launch System updates at WESH 2 NBC News and WFTV Ch 9 ABC News Orlando on :

https://www.wftv.com/news/local/brevard-county/sls-rocket-still-track-2021-launch-moon/IBLXVB32ZNGI3K5G2TJNC4EEX4/

https://www.wesh.com/article/delayed-astronaut-launch-means-for-space-coast/34363108

Oct. 5/6:  Watch my prelaunch/post scrub commentary at WESH 2 NBC News Orlando and WKMG CBS 6 New Orlando  about SpaceX CEO Elon Musk visit to the Cape to determine cause of so many launch scrubs
https://www.wesh.com/article/spacex-delays-elon-musk-cape-canaveral/34271894

https://www.clickorlando.com/news/2020/10/05/spacex-ceo-elon-musk-coming-to-cape-to-investigate-scrub-issues/

Oct. 3/4:  Watch my SpaceX GPS post scrub commentary at Fox 35 News Orlando

https://www.fox35orlando.com/news/elon-musk-heading-to-cape-canaveral-after-a-week-of-scrubbed-launches

https://www.fox35orlando.com/video/857194

 

Sep 28/29: My commentary at Fox 35 TV News Orlando about the impact of scheduling multiple launches back to back within a day or less and the impact of repeated scrubs and thus repeated new launch attempts on launch teams and launch schedules

Sep 25: My commentary WFTV Channel 9 ABC News Orlando about 3 upcoming Space Coast launches in 3 days by ULA and SpaceX

https://www.wftv.com/news/local/brevard-county/space-coast-could-see-three-rocket-launches-three-days/KBPD2XR4YZGJFBXCLXBG3VSK7Y/

Sep 23: Watch my commentary WFTV Channel 9 ABC News Orlando video about actor Tom Cruise plans to shoot 1st movie in space aboard International Space Station. He launches to #ISS Oct 2021 on SpaceX Crew Dragon w / director Doug Limon. Commercial Mission sponsored by Axiom

https://www.wftv.com/news/local/brevard-county/actor-tom-cruise-liftoff-cape-canaveral-film-first-movie-shot-space/GWA3BGOQFNE5NLFYK3I4EAPKUE/

Sept 18: My live interview discussion of current space missions and launches on Sept. 18 edition of  ‘Stay Curious’ daily space show presented by the American Space Museum, Titusville, FL.

 

Sept 17/18: My prelaunch and post scrub interviews with WFTV ABC News Ch 9 Orlando

https://www.wftv.com/video/?id=c9c5de7b-3e9f-4538-9788-489e0566bca9

https://www.wftv.com/news/local/happening-219-pm-spacex-launch-60-more-starlink-satellites-kennedy-space-center/YJ6WVDLT7VECDNNM6ZIAKWWL2U/

Sept 10: My commentary about the FAR Chemical plant explosion in Palm Bay, FL featured at WKMG CBS6 Orlando TV News – from my career as a PhD research chemist in the pharmaceutical industry

Sept 2/3:  My SpaceX Falcon 9 prelaunch photos from 12th Starlink mission featured at WKMG CBS6 Orlando TV News

Aug. 25:  My commentary at WKMG CBS 6 TV News Orlando

Aug 14: I was guest host along with Jean Wright on ‘Stay Curious’ show talking about the latest Human and Robotic spaceflight missions and 2 upcoming launches – at American Space Museum

Aug 7:  Compilation of my Crew Dragon Port Canaveral arrival videos featured on Spectrum Channel 13 News Orlando and ABC 9 Orlando:

Aug. 3: TRT World Interview about successful splashdown SpaceX Crew Dragon on Demo-2 1st commercial mission ever to ISS:

Aug 3: Interview at ‘Stay Curious’ show American Space Museum about successful Mars Perseverance launch, successful splashdown SpaceX Crew Dragon on Demo-2 1st commercial mission , Artemis Moon mission and more:

July 27: Interview at ‘Stay Curious’ show American Space Museum about NASA Mars Perseverance launch

July 23/24:  Watch my commentary about all the Mars 2020 missions Perseverance, Hope and Tianwen-1 missions including my Mars rover mosaics and outreach during an interview with WKMG CBS 6 Orlando TV news on July 23:

https://www.clickorlando.com/news/2020/07/23/nasa-is-prepared-for-the-risks-of-launching-nuclear-powered-rover/

July 20/21: My commentary about the Anasis-II mission was featured on WESH 2 NBC TV New Orlando on July 20 and 21 along with my prelaunch photos as well as WFTV ABC TV News Orlando on July 20 and 21

Ken Kremer of Space UpClose offers commentary about the Anasis-II mission on WESH 2 NBC TV News Orlando on July 20 and 21, 2020

July 20/21: My SpaceX Anasis-II launch and prelaunch photos were featured at Spaceflight Now

https://spaceflightnow.com/2020/07/20/spacex-delivers-south-koreas-first-military-satellite-into-on-target-orbit/

https://twitter.com/SpaceflightNow/status/1285371705062559746

https://twitter.com/SpaceflightNow/status/1285288758015926274

July 17/18: My photo of SNC DreamChaser ‘Shooting Star’ module featured at Fox35 TV News Orlando.

July 10: Watch my prelaunch commentary about the 10th SpaceX Starlink launch at WKMG CBS 6 Orlando TV News:

https://www.clickorlando.com/news/local/2020/07/09/spacex-targeting-this-weekend-for-10th-starlink-launch/

July 3: Watch my commentary about the impact of the latest launch delay at Fox 35 TV News Orlando:

https://www.fox35orlando.com/video/736211

July 2: Watch my interview on Pressing For Flight about Mars 2020, COVID-19, Artemis, SpaceX GPS/Starlink and More:

June 30: Spaceflight Now features my prelaunch and launch photos from SpaceX GPSIII SV03 mission

June 29: My photos of the SpaceX GPS static fire test  featured on WKMG CBS 6 TV News Orlando

June 25: My commentary about the SpaceX Starlink launch at WFTV ABC 9 Orlando TV News:
https://www.wftv.com/news/local/brevard-county/spacex-launch-another-round-starlink-satellites-friday/4WKS5J4QDBA7TJ2E4SPI5UJQRI/

Jun 22: My live post ULA Atlas V WDR interview about Mars 2020 rover and more at the American Space Museum ‘Stay Curious’ daily weekday show on June 22, 2020

June 2: My commentary at Wesh 2 NBC TV News Orlando about the booster arrival in Port and its meaning:
https://www.wesh.com/article/historic-falcon-9-rocket-astronauts-back-in-brevard-county/32746787

June 1: My TRT World live interview 1245 PM ET about SpaceX Demo2 astronaut launch and ISS docking

May 31: My  Spectrum Channel 13 news interview about SpaceX Demo2 astronaut launch and ISS docking

May 28/29: My SpaceX Demo2 #NASA astronaut post-launch scrub analysis was featured on
WFTV ABC TV News Orlando May 28. See transatlantic splashdown abort region on map beside me

May 27: Watch my live SpaceX Demo-2 launch commentary with CBS 12 here for a full hour May 27:

May 27: Watch my live SpaceX Demo-2 launch commentary on Newsmax TV

May 25: My prelaunch commentary at WKMG CBS 6 TV News about SpaceX Demo-2 launch:

https://www.clickorlando.com/news/local/2020/05/25/the-mission-nasa-astronauts-will-be-first-to-fly-in-spacex-spacecraft/

May 25: My live interview on ‘Stay Curious’ show at American Space Museum mostly about SpaceX Demo-2:

May 1: My live interview on ‘Stay Curious’ show at American Space Museum about SpaceX Demo-2, COVID-19, Mars rovers and more:

March 30/31: My commentary at ABC 9 Orlando TV News about the implications for job losses on the Space Coast of One Web bankruptcy
https://www.wftv.com/news/local/brevard-county/space-coast-satellite-manufacture-oneweb-files-bankruptcy-furloughs-most-staff/E4K3SGVGC5AVXE2WI3VFNDYMJU/

March 26/27: My commentary about the impact of COVID-19 and potential launch delays from the Cape for NASA, the military and commercial operation is featured at Fox 35 Orlando TV News here:
https://www.fox35orlando.com/news/covid-19-could-delay-important-upcoming-space-missions

Dr. Ken Kremer/Space UpClose interview with Fox 35 TV News Orlando about ULA Atlas V AEHF-6 launch March 26, 2020 and impact of coronavirus pandemic on upcoming launches. Screenshot: Ken Kremer/Fox 35

March 26/27: My UpClose Atlas rocket photos at pad 41 are featured at WKMG CBS 6 TV News and WFTV ABC 9 TV News Orlando

ULA Atlas V carrying USAF AEHF-6 milcomsat standing vertical for liftoff on Mar 26, 2020 at 2:57 p.m. ET pad 41 Cape Canaveral Air Force Station- Photo by Ken Kremer/Spaceupclose.com featured at WKMG CBS 6 Orlando TV News

Mar 17/18: My commentary about SpaceX Starlink launch and impact of #Covid19 pandemic on NASA, the Space Coast and the space industry featured on WFTV Channel 9 ABC News Orlando

Dr. Ken Kremer of Space UpClose commentary at WFTV ABC Ch 9 TV News Orlando on March 17 & 18, 2020 about SpaceX Starlink launch and impact of Covid-19 pandemic

Mar 10/11: My commentary about SLS delays and cost overruns by prime contractor Boeing on WFTV Channel 9 ABC TV News Orlando

https://www.wftv.com/news/local/nasa-struggles-manage-costs-heavy-lift-rocket-that-will-carry-astronauts-moon-officials-say/HCFVSDGZSFGP3M4E3Y3DHQPIWA/

Feb 28/29, Mar 2: My commentary about Boeing Starliner on WFTV Channel 9 ABC TV News Orlando

Feb 29/30: my static fire test photos for SpaceX CRS-20 mission featured on WKMG CBS 6 TV News Orlando

Feb 18/19: my commentary on WFTV Channel 9 ABC TV news Orlando about Space Adventures plans to launch private paying astronauts on SpaceX Crew Dragon in 2021 or 2022

https://www.wftv.com/news/local/brevard-county/new-agreement-could-soon-take-private-citizens-new-heights-via-spacex-rocket/6RKPYHOL3JCQVAVRXIE4D5FFSA/

Feb 17/18: my commentary about SpaceX Starlink launch and Boeing Starliner featured on WESH 2 NBC TV News Orlando

https://www.wesh.com/article/watch-spacex-launch-starlink-satellites-space-coast/30964085

Ken Kremer of Space UpClose interview about Starlink and Starliner with WESH 2 NBC TV News Orlando on Feb 17, 2020

Feb 16/17:  my Falcon 9 photos taken at pad 40 Feb 16 today were featured on WKMG CBS TV News Orlando

Feb 10/11: my commentary at FOX 35 Orlando TV News about significant problems on recent uncrewed OFT test flight delaying astronauts flights of  Boeing Starliner and impact on SLS

https://www.fox35orlando.com/news/nasa-proposed-budget-announced-amid-boeing-troubles

Feb 10/11: my commentary on WFTV Channel 9 ABC TV news Orlando about Trump Administration strong 12% NASA FY 2021 budget increase request to fund development of Project Artemis human lunar landing system

https://www.wftv.com/news/local/brevard-county/trump-proposes-strongest-budget-nasas-history-25b-administrator-says/Y667IECA5NGV7OZKNYZG5P2PL4/

Feb 5/6: my OneWeb satellite launch interview featured on WFTV Ch 9 ABC Orlando

https://www.wftv.com/news/local/first-batch-satellites-built-space-coast-ready-launch-kazakhstan/NQ3LIIDJXBBPJPN43YFL7F5TTY/

Feb 3/4: my Solar Orbiter interview featured on WFTV Ch 9 ABC Orlando

https://www.wftv.com/news/local/brevard-county/nasa-esa-send-spacecraft-study-sun-help-defend-earth-dangerous-solar-storms/EZHRVRLFAVAZROGISITJTYEGSY/

Jan 27/28/29: My SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket pics featured on @news6wkmg CBS TV News 6 Orlando and
@WFTV Channel 9 ABC TV News Orlando

Jan 23/24: My commentary about DirecTV satellite potential for exploding in orbit: featured on @news6wkmg CBS TV Orlando News

https://www.clickorlando.com/news/2020/01/23/directv-satellite-in-orbit-at-risk-of-exploding/

Jan 20/21: My commentary and photos about the SpaceX Crew Dragon launch on WFTV Channel 9 ABC TV News Orlando

https://www.wftv.com/news/local/brevard-county/brevard-county-officials-look-out-rocket-debris-beach/UN5EL6OL7FGUZEXW44QVJMYGZI/

Jan 11/12: 4 my photos of SpaceX Falcon 9 IFA static fire test Jan 11 featured on WFTV Ch 9 ABC Orlando

SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket for the Crew Dragon In-Flight Abort (IFA) test is raised at pad 39A at NASA’s Kennedy Space Center, Florida on Jan. 9, 2020 ahead of a planned static test engine firing – minus the Crew Dragon capsule. IFA launch is NET Jan. 18, 2020. TV screenshot. Credit: Ken Kremer/kenkremer.com/spaceupclose.com

Jan 6,7,8: My commentary and photos about the SpaceX Starlink launch and SpaceX Force were featured on 3 TV networks: WESH 2 News NBC TV News Orlando, WFTV Channel 9 ABC TV News Orlando and Channel 6 CBS News Orlando on the Jan. 6, 7 and 8 evening and overnight news programs multiple times.

https://www.wftv.com/news/local/brevard-county/falcon-9-rocket-set-launch-cape-canaveral/K5XCONPOLNAAFJPP27XFGNTBAQ/

Dr. Ken Kremer/Space UpClose interview comments on SpaceX Starlink mission with WFTV Channel 9 ABC TV News Orlando on Jan. 6, 2020
Dr. Ken Kremer/Space UpClose interview comments on SpaceX Starlink mission with WESH 2 News NBC TV News Orlando on Jan. 6, 2020

2019

Dec 16 :  I was interviewed by 2 TV News networks – @fox35orlando & @WFTV ABC about today’s (Dec 16, 2019) successful SpaceX Falcon9 launch and Friday’s upcoming Starliner Boeing ULA launch for NASA to ISS during the evening TV news shows.

My commentary on WFTV ABC TV News 9 Orlando on Nov. 15, 2019 about the NASA Inspector General report warning about further delays to launching Commercial Crew capsules from Boeing and SpaceX to the ISS and the imperative to begin launches soon before NASA’s last contract for Soyuz seats expires:

https://www.wftv.com/news/florida/nasa-audit-warns-of-safety-risks-in-delayed-private-crew-launches/1009107861

Watch my CBS News 6 Orlando TV News interview on Nov. 13 with my commentary about the SpaceX Crew Dragon abort thruster test firing:
https://www.clickorlando.com/news/2019/11/13/spacex-fires-crew-dragon-engines-ahead-of-abort-test/

My commentary at Fox 35 TV News Orlando on Nov. 4, 2019 about the outcome of the Boeing Starliner Pad Abort Test:
https://www.fox35orlando.com/news/boeing-capsule-abort-test-successful-despite-third-parachute-gaffe

Spectrum News Ch 13 interview on Nov. 3, 2019 on IN FOCUS – Topic: “Boots on the Moon” – NASA Project Artemis

https://spectruminfocus.com/section/in-focus/regions/fl

BBC World TV News Antares/Cygnus NG-12 post-launch interview on Nov. 2, 2019 here:

BBC 5 Live Radio on Oct 28, 2019 – 2 live interviews about Virgin Galactic stock going public and outlook for suborbital space tourism

i24 TV News live interview on Sept 20, 2019 – on ‘Crossroads’ about Area 51

BBC Breakfast TV News live interview on July 21, 2019 – about Apollo 11 and NASA’s Human return to the Moon

i24 TV News live interview on July 17, 2019 –  on ‘Clearcut+’ about Apollo 11 and NASA’s Human return to the Moon

BBC Breakfast TV News live interview on March 4, 2019 – about SpaceX Demo-1 mission

Spectrum New IN FOCUS interview Nov 3, 2019 about NASA Project Artemis and ‘Boots on the Moon’
Dr. Ken Kremer of SpaceUpclose commentary on CBS 6 Orlando TV News interview Nov. 13, 2019 about the Crew Dragon SuperDraco abort thruster test firing – screenshot