Astronaut Dan Burbank Returns to Earth, Available for Interviews


Astronaut Dan Burbank Returns to Earth, Available for Interviews

HOUSTON — Just behind from his authority of a International Space Station, NASA wanderer Dan Burbank will be accessible for live satellite interviews from 6-7 a.m. CDT on Thursday, May 10.

During his third space flight, Burbank finished 165 days in space as a member of a Expedition 29 and 30 crews. He has achieved one spacewalk and spent 189 days in space.

Burbank and his crewmates, Expedition 30 Flight Engineers Anton Shkaplerov and Anatoly Ivanishin of a Russian Federal Space Agency, returned to Earth in their Soyuz TMA-22 booster during 6:45 a.m. on Apr 27. The organisation members spent a infancy of their time aboard a formidable behaving scholarship experiments and slight maintenance.

Burbank is a local of Yarmouthport, Mass., and a 1985 connoisseur of a United States Coast Guard Academy. After earning his commission, Burbank served in several roles as a Coast Guard officer before NASA comparison him as an wanderer in 1996. He perceived a master of scholarship grade from Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University in 1990.

To arrange an interview, news media member contingency hit Karen Svetaka during 281-483-8684 or by 1 p.m. on Wednesday, May. 9.

The interviews will be preceded by a feed of video b-roll element of Burbank and his goal during 5:30 a.m. The NASA Live Interview Media Service (LIMS) satellite will be used for a interviews. LIMS satellite parameters will be supposing by NASA to reliable clients.

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