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How has NASA prepared for the STS-121 mission? Your questions about launch readiness, payload preparation, and weather rules and forecasts are answered by our panel of experts.

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Jim Kennedy, Director, NASA's Kennedy Space CenterIntroduction by James Kennedy
Director, NASA's Kennedy Space Center

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Mike Leinbach, Launch Director
Mike Leinbach
Launch Director
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Deborah Hahn, ISS Payload Processing Mission Manager
Deborah Hahn
ISS Payload Manager
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Launch Weather Officer Kathy Winters
Kathy Winters
Weather Officer
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