NOTE TO EDITORS:
NASA LANGLEY DIRECTOR TO HOLD MEDIA BRIEFING
Roy D. Bridges, Jr., Director of NASA’s Langley Research
Center, will meet with news media at 11 a.m. Friday, January 16, to
discuss President Bush’s recently announced vision of
exploration for the nation. The briefing will be held in the
The President announced on Wednesday a sustained human and
robotic program to explore the moon, Mars and other destinations
across the solar system.This vision affirms his commitment to space
exploration and provides a clear direction for America’s
civil space program.
Langley Research Center played a critical role in the
Nation’s entry into the space era. Bridges will outline
potential contributions by Langley to this new initiative.
Media wishing to participate should call Margarette Lynch at
757-864-6124 by 10 a.m., Friday, January 16, to arrange for
credentials and entry onto the Center.
Additional information about NASA and the
Presidential mandate for exploration is available on the Internet