From: NASA HQ
Posted: Tuesday, April 28, 2015
NASA will host a media teleconference at 3:30 p.m. EDT on Wednesday, April 29 to discuss recent images returned from the New Horizons spacecraft as it nears its historic July 14 encounter with Pluto. Officials also will provide an update on the timeline and significance of images the mission team will receive in the coming weeks.
Participants will be:
John Grunsfeld, associate administrator for the Science Mission Directorate, NASA Headquarters, Washington
Alan Stern, New Horizons principal investigator, Southwest Research Institute, Boulder, Colorado
Hal Weaver, New Horizons project scientist, Long Range Reconnaissance Imager telescopic camera instrument team, Johns Hopkins Applied Physics Laboratory in Laurel, Maryland
To participate by phone, media must contact Laurie Cantillo at 202-358-1077 or firstname.lastname@example.org and provide their media affiliation no later than 2:30 p.m. Wednesday.
Audio of the teleconference will be streamed live at: http://www.nasa.gov/newsaudio
For information about NASA's New Horizons mission, visit: http://www.nasa.gov/newhorizons
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