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Launch Services Program Series: SIRTF

Tiffany Nail Host:
Tiffany Nail
Launch Services

Mission Overview:
Join us as we present an indepth and interactive look at the SIRTF mission. This program will include a closer look at the Delta II Heavy launch vehicle and an overview of the SIRTF spacecraft.
Event Date: August 21, 2003
Program Began: 11:00 a.m. EDT

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by KSC Center Director, Jim Kennedy
Omar Baez Special Guest:
Omar Baez
NASA Launch
Overview: Launch Director Omar Baez gives us an in-depth look at the Delta II Heavy launch vehicle, from processing to launch.
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David GallagherSpecial Guest:
David Gallagher
Project Manager
Overview: David Gallagher Project Manager for SIRTF, gives us an overview of this exciting project. Find out how this project got its start, and what it means for the future of space observation.
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Mike Werner Special Guest:
Mike Werner
Project Scientist
Overview: Mike Werner of the Jet Propulsion Laboratory gives us an overview of the SIRTF spacecraft, including a look at its capabilities and its mission as NASA's last of the great observatories. Mike will also answer your questions about SIRTF.
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+ View Question Board
+ View Question and Answer Session and program conclusion
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Prize Winners:
Geoff from Buies Creek
Bill from York, Maine

The individuals above are our Grand Prize Winners. They will each receive a SIRTF program package comprising a mission poster, decal and fact sheet.