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NASA Schedules Telecon To Highlight Lunar Mission Results

By SpaceRef Editor
June 17, 2011
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NASA Schedules Telecon To Highlight Lunar Mission Results
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WASHINGTON — NASA will host a media teleconference at 2 p.m. EDT on Tuesday, June 21, to highlight the results of the Lunar Reconnaissance Orbiter (LRO) mission. A panel will summarize the spacecraft’s science findings and discuss the agency’s plans for LRO’s future.

Telecon panelists are:

— Douglas Cooke, associate administrator, Exploration Systems Mission Directorate at NASA Headquarters in Washington

— Michael Wargo, chief lunar scientist for exploration at NASA Headquarters

— Richard Vondrak, LRO project scientist at NASA’s Goddard Space Flight Center in Greenbelt, Md.

To participate, reporters must e-mail their name, media affiliation and telephone number to J.D. Harrington at j.d.harrington@nasa.gov by 1 p.m. EDT Tuesday.

NASA will stream live audio of the teleconference at: http://www.nasa.gov/newsaudio

For more information about the LRO mission, visit: http://www/nasa.gov/LRO  

SpaceRef staff editor.