Press Release

NASA to Provide Update on James Webb Space Telescope

By SpaceRef Editor
July 15, 2020
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NASA will host a media teleconference at 4:30 p.m. EDT Thursday, July 16, to provide an update on the status of the agency’s James Webb Space Telescope, the world’s next premier infrared space observatory and the largest, most complex space telescope for astronomy ever built. 

The media teleconference audio will stream live at:

Participants in the teleconference include: 

  • Stephen Jurczyk, NASA associate administrator 
  • Thomas Zurbuchen, NASA Science Mission Directorate associate administrator 
  • Gregory Robinson, NASA Webb program director 
  • Eric Smith, NASA Webb program scientist 

To participate, media must email their name and affiliation to Felicia Chou at by noon EDT Thursday, July 16. 

SpaceRef staff editor.