[sarex] NASA Announces Space Shuttle Web and TV Coverage
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Tue Aug 22 16:09:20 PDT 2006
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> Aug. 22, 2006
> Grey Hautaluoma
> Headquarters, Washington
> Bruce Buckingham
> Kennedy Space Center, Fla.
> NASA ANNOUNCES SPACE SHUTTLE WEB AND TV COVERAGE
> NASA TV and the agency's home on the Internet, http://www.nasa.gov,
> will provide extensive prelaunch and launch day coverage of the Space
> Shuttle Atlantis mission STS-115 to the International Space Station,
> scheduled for a Sunday, Aug. 27 launch.
> A prelaunch webcast is set for 11 a.m. EDT Saturday, Aug. 26, from
> NASA's Kennedy Space Center, Fla. It will feature a mission overview
> hosted by Jon N. Cowart, Orbiter Project Office manager at Kennedy.
> Highlights will include an interview with STS-114 astronaut Steve
> Robinson who will discuss the STS-115 mission and astronaut training.
> Live countdown coverage from NASA's Launch Blog begins at 10:30 a.m.
> EDT Aug. 27. Coverage features real-time updates as countdown
> milestones occur, streaming video clips highlighting launch
> preparations and liftoff.
> A panel of experts answered questions about NASA's preparation for the
> STS-115 mission. Those responses are available online and in
> To access these interactive features and more, go to NASA's Space
> Shuttle main page at http://www.nasa.gov/shuttle and follow the links
> provided in the right column under the "Mission Information" section.
> On launch day NASA TV will begin broadcasting mission commentary at
> 10:30 a.m. EDT. For NASA TV streaming video, scheduling and downlink
> information, visit:
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