- Press Release
- August 18, 2022
New Columbia Tribute Announced
The U.S. Department of the Interior (DOI) is planning a
special honor for the Space Shuttle Columbia and its seven-
person crew. Interior Secretary Gale Norton will host NASA
Administrator Sean O’Keefe for an event Tuesday, June 10 at
2 p.m. at the DOI in Washington.
Media interested in attending the ceremony should contact
Joan Moody, DOI Public Affairs Office at: 202/208-6416.
Shortly after the event Tuesday, NASA Television will feed
video coverage of the ceremony on AMC-2, Transponder 9C at
85 degrees West longitude, vertical polarization, with a
frequency of 3880 MHz, and audio of 6.8 MHz.
More information about the Space Shuttle Columbia and her
crew is available on the Internet at: