What happened to NASA at Python? :(

Steve Holden steve at holdenweb.com
Thu Mar 19 20:18:35 CET 2009


Dotan Cohen wrote:
>> There are about 40 people supporting the Mars Lander mission using
>> Python and aiming for a launch window this September. Wish them luck!
>>
> 
> What, exactly, are they using Python for?
> 
Mostly for testing, I understand, but during their training I was the
Python guy among a bunch of scientists and engineers. I believe there
are aerospace testing rigs that are controlled through a Python API. I
have another client using them for airframe automation testing.

regards
 Steve
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