[sarex] NASA UPDATES SPACE SHUTTLE ATLANTIS PRE-LAUNCH EVENTS
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Fri Sep 1 13:43:21 PDT 2006
SUBMITTED BY ARTHUR N1ORC - AMSAT A/C #31468
Sept. 1, 2006
Kennedy Space Center, Fla.
NASA UPDATES SPACE SHUTTLE ATLANTIS PRE-LAUNCH EVENTS
News conferences, events and operating hours for the NASA Kennedy
Space Center News Center are set for the Sept. 6 launch of Space
Shuttle Atlantis on the STS-115 mission to the International Space
Station. The first countdown for Atlantis' launch was stopped Tuesday
because of Tropical Depression Ernesto.
On Saturday, Sept. 2, the six STS-115 crew members are scheduled to
arrive at Kennedy at 10:30 a.m. EDT.
Commander Brent Jett will make a brief statement to the media. NASA Television will have
live coverage of the arrival and Jett's remarks.
NASA TV will also broadcast live a countdown status briefing and news
conference on Monday, Sept. 4. Complete listings of news briefing
times, participants, Kennedy News Center and media credentialing
hours of operation are available in the online version of this media
For NASA TV streaming video, scheduling and downlink information,
For the latest information about the STS-115 crew and mission, visit:
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