Terrence W. WilcuttStatus: Active 10/31/1949 – Nationality: American Type: Government First Flight: 9/30/1994 Last Flight: 9/8/2000Terrence Wade Wilcutt is a United States Marine Corps officer and a NASA astronaut. He is a veteran of four Space Shuttle missions. Wilcutt is currently the Director of Safety and Mission Assurance, Johnson Space Center.LaunchesSpace Shuttle Endeavour / OV-105 | STS-68Space Shuttle Atlantis / OV-104 | STS-79Space Shuttle Endeavour / OV-105 | STS-89Space Shuttle Atlantis / OV-104 | STS-106National Aeronautics and Space AdministrationType: Government Abbreviation: NASA Administration: Administrator: Jim Bridenstine Founded: 1958 Launchers: Space Shuttle | SLS Spacecraft: Orion Country: USAThe National Aeronautics and Space Administration is an independent agency of the executive branch of the United States federal government responsible for the civilian space program, as well as aeronautics and aerospace research. NASA have many launch facilities but most are inactive. The most commonly used pad will be LC-39B at Kennedy Space Center in Florida.