Mars Global Surveyor: Media Telecon
NASA will hold a media teleconference at 10 a.m. PST (1 p.m. EST), Tuesday, Nov. 21, to discuss the status and science accomplishments of the Mars Global Surveyor. The 10-year- old spacecraft is the oldest of five NASA spacecraft currently active at the red planet.
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Images from Mars Orbiter Camera
Images from Thermal Emission Spectrometer
Reporters must call the JPL media relations office at 818-354-5011 for participation information. Images supporting the briefing will be posted on this page at the start of the briefing.
-- Dr. Michael Meyer, Lead Scientist, Mars Explorations Program, NASA Headquarters
-- Dr. Fuk Li, Mars Program Manager, Jet Propulsion Laboratory, Pasadena, Calif.
-- Tom Thorpe, Project Manager, Mars Global Surveyor, JPL, Pasadena, Calif.
-- Dr. Phil Christensen, Principal Investigator, Thermal Emission Spectrometer, Arizona State Univ, Tempe
-- Dr. Michael Malin, Principal Investigator, Mars Orbiter Camera, Malin Space Science Systems, San Diego
Audio of the event will also be available online at http://www.nasa.gov/newsaudio
A video file on the mission will be provided on NASA TV. For schedule and downlink information, visit http://www.nasa.gov/ntv
Indepth mission information:
Media contacts: Guy Webster 818-354-6278
Jet Propulsion Laboratory, Pasadena, Calif.
Erica Hupp/Dwayne Brown 202-358-1237/1726
NASA Headquarters, Washington