To facilitate discussion and information sharing on activities at NASA’s Wallops Flight Facility, a public information session is being held on Wallops’ current programs and events from 5 – 7 p.m., Monday, Aug. 20, at the NASA Visitor Center.

During the August information session, NASA and U.S. Navy personnel will staff information booths on topics such as recent testing of water wells for per- and polyfluoroalkyl substances (PFAS), the U.S. Navy Field Carrier Landing Practice and upcoming Wallops missions including the sounding rocket Grand Challenge Initiative. In addition, visitors will be able to view a new Visitor Center hands-on sounding rocket exhibit.

The NASA Visitor Center is located on Va. Route 175 about five miles from U.S. Route 13 and five miles from Chincoteague.