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Allard Beutel
Headquarters, Washington
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Kylie Clem
Johnson Space Center, Houston
(281) 483-5111
RELEASE : J06-031
NASA Announces Space Station Missions' Briefings
NASA's International Space Station missions are the subject of news conferences at 2 p.m. and 3 p.m. EST, Wednesday, March 22. The briefings air live on NASA TV with questions also from reporters at participating agency locations.

Briefing participants:

Expedition 13 Preflight Briefing - 2 p.m. EST
Kirk Shireman, space station deputy program manager
Merri Sanchez, increment 13 manager
Cathy Koerner, Expedition 13 lead flight director

Expedition 12 Mission Status Briefing - 3 p.m. EST
Pete Hasbrook, increment 12 manager
Sally Davis, Expedition 12 lead flight director
Julie Robinson, station deputy program scientist
Dr. Ed Powers, Expedition 12 lead flight surgeon

NASA TV's Public, Education and Media channels are available on an MPEG-2 digital C-band signal accessed via satellite AMC-6, at 72 degrees west longitude, transponder 17C, 4040 MHz, vertical polarization. In Alaska and Hawaii, they're on AMC-7 at 137 degrees west longitude, transponder 18C, at 4060 MHz, horizontal polarization. For digital downlink information on the Web, visit:

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