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Michoud Assembly Facility

Summer Blood Drive

Thursday July 16th | 8:00am - 3:00pm

351 East Cafeteria 

Goal - 35 Units

Please be sure to schedule your appointment in advance. Use the following link:

The morning of the drive, you must answer your Medical Questions in advance.  Please use the following link on July 16:



The Bldg. 102 Café will re-open for business on Monday, May 18, serving take-out items only. Bldg. 351 Café will remain closed. The dining rooms will also remain closed until further notice.

Breakfast served 6:30 a.m. to 9:00 a.m.

Pre-packaged hot breakfast

Breakfast sandwiches

Lunch served 10:30 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.

Pre-packaged Entrée with 2 sides

Boxed Lunch (sandwich, chips, cookie, and drink)

Grab-and-Go Sandwiches, Salads, and Wraps

In order to speed transactions, we ask that patrons use credit or debit cards instead of transferring cash


Gate 12 OPEN to deliveries
Gate 5 Open

101 Lobby CLOSED to Visitors
NASA Medical Clinic - OPEN
NASA Fitness Center - CLOSED

351 Cafeteria - CLOSED
102 Cafeteria - OPEN (Take-Out Only)

Coast Guard Galley OPEN to Coast Guard Personnel
Coast Guard Exchange with Face Masks
Monday – Friday 7:00 am- 2:00 pm
Saturday & Sunday - CLOSED

Virtual Exercise

Our Virtual Exercise sessions for this week: these classes are all free and anybody who can connect through Teams can join.

Check out classes HERE.

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NASA Michoud Assembly Facility

Michoud Assembly Facility in New Orleans is a world-class manufacturing facility providing vital support to NASA exploration and discovery missions. Michoud is NASA-owned and managed for the agency by the Marshall Space Flight Center.

Michoud is unique in that it contains one of the largest production buildings in the nation. Its vertical assembly building proved a critical resource for stacking components of the space shuttle external tank, which was constructed, tested and delivered to NASA's Kennedy Space Center by Michoud throughout the Space Shuttle Program. Between 1979 and 2010, the facility produced 136 tanks; only one of these was never used for spaceflight.

Today, Michoud supports several major projects for America's next generation of space transportation vehicles, including NASA's Space Launch System (SLS) heavy-lift rocket, managed by Marshall, and the Orion spacecraft, managed by Johnson Space Center. Michoud's highly skilled work force is manufacturing and assembling Orion and also will build the critical core stage of the SLS, which is intended to take human explorers farther into our solar system than ever before.

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