Kennedy News

Allard Beutel
Kennedy Space Center

Don Savage
Headquarters, Washington

John Yembrick
Headquarters, Washington

Oct. 30, 2008
NASA Updates Thursday's Hubble Servicing Mission And Space Shuttle Readiness Review Briefing Times
WASHINGTON -- The time of Thursday's media teleconference to discuss the status of the shuttle servicing mission to the Hubble Space Telescope has changed to 5:30 p.m. EDT. A news conference at the Kennedy Space Center in Florida to discuss the status of the next space shuttle launch now will begin no earlier than 6:30 p.m.

To participate in the teleconference on the Hubble servicing mission status, reporters in the U.S. should call 1-888-469-0494 and use the passcode "Hubble." International reporters should call 1-415-228-3905. Audio of the teleconference will be streamed live on the Internet at:

As early as 6:30 p.m. Thursday NASA will hold a press conference announcing the status of Endeavour's STS-126 mission to the International Space Station, targeted to launch at 7:55 p.m. on Nov. 14.

NASA Television and the agency's Web site will broadcast the briefing live.

For NASA TV streaming video, downlink and scheduling information, visit:

For STS-126 crew and mission information, visit:


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