November 13, 2003
Johnson Space Center, Houston
NOTE TO EDITORS: #N03-120
NASA Announces Next Shuttle Return-To-Flight Briefing
NASA Space Shuttle Program officials will brief the media about return-to-flight issues beginning at 2 p.m. EST, Tuesday, Nov. 18, at NASA's Johnson Space Center, Houston.
The briefing will be broadcast live on NASA Television with question-and-answer capability for reporters at participating NASA centers. The briefing will focus on Return-to-Flight Shuttle processing, testing, training and response to recommendations of the Columbia Accident Investigation Board.
Bill Parsons, Space Shuttle Program Manager
N. Wayne Hale, Deputy Space Shuttle Program Manager
Col. James Halsell, NASA Return-to-Flight Planning Team Lead
NASA Television is available on AMC-9, transponder 9C, C-Band, located at 85 degrees west longitude. The frequency is 3880.0 MHz. Polarization is vertical, and audio is monaural at 6.80 MHz. For information about NASA TV on the Internet, visit:
For information about NASA, and agency Return-to-Flight efforts for the Space Shuttle, visit:
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