Press Release

NASA Daily News Summary June 20, 2000

By SpaceRef Editor
June 20, 2000
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NASA Daily News Summary
For Release: June 20, 2000
Media Advisory m00-121

SUMMARY

NEWS RELEASES

None Today.

VIDEO

***ALL TIMES EASTERN***

VIDEO FILE FOR JUNE 20, 2000

ITEM 1 – FUTURE FLIGHT CENTRAL (REPLAY)
ITEM 2 – PREDICTING CORONAL MASS EJECTION ARRIVAL TIMES – GSFC
(REPLAY)

UPCOMING TELEVISION EVENTS

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NEWS RELEASES

None today.

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If NASA issues any news releases later today, we will e-
mail summaries and Internet URLs to this list.

Index of 2000 NASA News Releases:
http://www.nasa.gov/releases/2000/index.html

Index of 1999 NASA News Releases:
http://www.nasa.gov/releases/1999/index.html

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VIDEO

UPCOMING TELEVISION EVENTS

June 21, Wednesday
– *TBD – NASA’s Mars Program after the Young Report Hearing Before
the House Committee on Science (recorded on 6/20/00) – HQ

June 24, Saturday
– 9:00 – 10:00 a.m. – That NASA Show: “Space Clothes” and
“Tortillas in Space” – HQ
– 10:00 – 11:00 a.m. – That NASA Show: “Space Clothes” and
“Tortillas in Space” – HQ
– 11:00 a.m. – Noon – That NASA Show: “Space Clothes” and
“Tortillas in Space” – HQ

June 25, Sunday
– 9:00 – 10:00 a.m. – That NASA Show: “Space Clothes” and
“Tortillas in Space” – HQ
– 10:00 – 11:00 a.m. – That NASA Show: “Space Clothes” and
“Tortillas in Space” – HQ
– 11:00 a.m. – Noon – That NASA Show: “Space Clothes” and
“Tortillas in Space” – HQ

For a complete list of upcoming live television events, see
http://www.nasa.gov/ntv/breaking.html

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Unless otherwise noted, ALL TIMES ARE EASTERN.

ANY CHANGES TO THE VIDEO LINE-UP WILL APPEAR ON THE NASA VIDEO
FILE ADVISORY ON THE WEB AT
ftp://ftp.hq.nasa.gov/pub/pao/tv-advisory/nasa-tv.txt
WE UPDATE THE ADVISORY THROUGHOUT THE DAY.

The NASA Video File normally airs at noon, 3 p.m., 6 p.m., 9 p.m.
and midnight Eastern Time.

NASA Television is available on GE-2, transponder 9C at 85 degrees
West longitude, with vertical polarization. Frequency is on 3880.0
megahertz, with audio on 6.8 megahertz.

Refer general questions about the video file to NASA Headquarters,
Washington, DC: Ray Castillo, 202/358-4555, or Fred Brown,
202/358-0713, fred.brown@hq.nasa.gov

During Space Shuttle missions, the full NASA TV schedule will
continue to be posted at:
http://spaceflight.nasa.gov/realdata/nasatv/schedule.html

For general information about NASA TV see:
http://www.nasa.gov/ntv/

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Contract Awards

Contract awards are posted to the NASA Acquisition information
Service Web site: http://procurement.nasa.gov/EPS/award.html

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The NASA Daily News Summary is issued each business day at
approximately 2 p.m. Eastern time. Members of the media who wish
to subscribe or unsubscribe from this list, please send e-mail
message to:

Brian.Dunbar@hq.nasa.gov

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Add to NASA Daily News Summary
For Release: June 20, 2000
Media Advisory m00-112a

ALL TIMES EASTERN

SAN FRANCISCO AIRPORT SELECTS NASA FOR VIRTUAL REALITY STUDY

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SAN FRANCISCO AIRPORT SELECTS NASA FOR VIRTUAL REALITY STUDY

A synthetic airport, created in the computer mind of a two-
story NASA simulator, will help San Francisco airport, one of the
country’s largest and most complex, plan changes to increase its
efficiency.

The San Francisco International Airport (SFO) Commission has
selected NASA’s FutureFlight Central, the world’s only walk-in,
full-scale, 360-degree airport simulator, to evaluate new tower
positions, runway configuration and aircraft movements before new
construction begins.

Contact at NASA Headquarters, Washington, DC: Michael Braukus
(Phone: 202/358-1979).
Contact at NASA Ames Research Center, Moffett Field, CA: John
Bluck (Phone: 650/604-5026).

For full text, see:
ftp://ftp.hq.nasa.gov/pub/pao/pressrel/2000/00-097.txt

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If NASA issues additional news releases later today, we will e-
mail summaries and Internet URLs to this list.
Index of 1999 NASA News Releases:
http://www.nasa.gov/releases/1999/index.html

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The NASA Daily News Summary is issued each business day at
approximately 2 p.m. Eastern time. Members of the media who wish
to subscribe or unsubscribe from this list, please send e-mail
message to:

Brian.Dunbar@hq.nasa.gov

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