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NASA Administrator Discusses Mars Science Laboratory Mission
08/02/2012
 
NASA Administrator Charles Bolden discusses the much-anticipated landing of The Mars Science Laboratory (MSL) mission with Curiosity, the Red Planet’s next resident rover. MSL, is scheduled to land on Mars in Gale Crater at 1:31 a.m. Eastern on Monday August 6. Coverage of Curiosity’s landing begins Sunday at 11:30 p.m. Eastern on all three NASA TV channels, nasa.gov, AND, Xbox 360.

 TRT: 00:15


Supers:
                NASA
                Charles Bolden, NASA Administrator
                HQ Contact: Trent Perrotto, 202-358-0321

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Charles Bolden, NASA Administrator

 “It’s an incredibly exciting mission. It’s a precursor to putting humans on Mars in the 2030s as President Obama has asked us to do, so this is a very exciting but a very, very critical mission for us.”
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Charles Bolden, NASA Administrator



“We’re really excited about the challenge of this mission and the team’s really confident that this is going to work.”
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