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Candrea Thomas
Kennedy Space Center, Fla.
321-867-2468
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Michael Braukus/Joshua Buck
Headquarters, Washington
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jbuck@nasa.gov

Dec. 15, 2011
 
MEDIA ADVISORY : M11-250
 
 
NASA To Discuss Plans For Commercial Crew Development
 
 
WASHINGTON -- NASA will host a media teleconference today, Thursday, Dec. 15, at 11:30 a.m. EST, to discuss a modified competitive procurement strategy for the Commercial Crew Program. The program will assist industry in developing a commercial system that will transport American astronauts into space.

The teleconference participant is:
-- William Gerstenmaier, Associate Administrator, Human Exploration and Operations Mission Directorate, NASA Headquarters, Washington

To participate in the teleconference, reporters must email their name, media affiliation and telephone number to Joshua Buck at jbuck@nasa.gov by 11 a.m., Thursday, Dec. 15.

Audio of the teleconference will be streamed live on NASA's website at:

http://www.nasa.gov/newsaudio


For more information about NASA's Commercial Crew Program, visit:

http://www.nasa.gov/commercialcrew


 

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