NASA Holds Briefings To Preview Space Station Expeditions

Joshua Buck
Headquarters, Washington                                   

Kylie Clem
Johnson Space Center, Houston


NASA Holds Briefings To Preview Space Station Expeditions

HOUSTON — NASA’s Johnson Space Center in Houston will reason dual briefings Tuesday, Mar 20, to preview a arriving International Space Station Expedition 32 and 33 missions. NASA Television and a agency’s website will promote a briefings live.

At 11 a.m. CDT, a International Space Station Program and Science Overview Briefing will cover goal priorities and objectives, that embody hundreds of investigate experiments, a Russian spacewalk, general and blurb load deliveries to a complex, and a blurb load proof flight.

The lecture participants include:
— Michael Suffredini, International Space Station Program manager
— Dina Contella, Expedition 32 lead moody executive
— Tara Ruttley, associate International Space Station Program scientist

At 1 p.m., Expedition 32/33 organisation members Sunita Williams of NASA, Akihiko Hoshide of a Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency and Yuri Malenchenko of a Russian Federal Space Agency will plead their mission. They are set to launch to a space hire aboard a Soyuz TMA-05M booster Jul 15 and lapse to Earth in November.

Williams, Hoshide and Malenchenko are 3 of a 6 organisation members comprising Expeditions 32 and 33. When they arrive during a station, they will join NASA wanderer Joseph Acaba, and Russian cosmonauts Gennady Padalka and Sergei Revin.

Following a news conference, talk opportunities with a organisation members are accessible in person, by phone or by internet videoconferencing. To haven an talk opportunity, news media member contingency hit a Johnson newsroom during 281-483-5111 by 5 p.m., Friday, Mar 16.

To attend in a news conferences from a NASA center, U.S. reporters contingency call that center’s open affairs bureau by 5 p.m. internal time on Monday, Mar 19. To attend in a briefings by phone, media member contingency call a Johnson newsroom 15 mins before any briefing. Priority will be given to reporters participating in person; questions by phone will be taken as time permits.

International reporters wishing to attend in chairman during Johnson contingency hit a newsroom and contention a compulsory paperwork for certification by 5 p.m., Monday, Mar 12.

For NASA TV streaming video, report and downlink information, visit:

For some-more information about a International Space Station and the crew, visit:


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