Status Report

NASA Advisory Council Science Committee Planetary Science Subcommittee Meeting 2-3 October 2008

By SpaceRef Editor
September 12, 2008
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[Federal Register: September 12, 2008 (Volume 73, Number 178)] [Notices] [Page 53051] From the Federal Register Online via GPO Access [] [DOCID:fr12se08-99]


[Notice: (08-058)]

NASA Advisory Council; Science Committee; Planetary Science Subcommittee; Meeting

AGENCY: National Aeronautics and Space Administration.

ACTION: Notice of meeting.

SUMMARY: The National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) announces a meeting of the Planetary Science Subcommittee of the NASA Advisory Council (NAC). This Subcommittee reports to the Science Committee of the NAC. The Meeting will be held for the purpose of soliciting from the scientific community and other persons scientific and technical information relevant to program planning.

DATES: Thursday, October 2, 2008, 8 a.m. to 6 p.m., and Friday, October 3, 2008, 8 a.m. to 3 p.m.

ADDRESSES: NASA Headquarters, 300 E Street, SW., Room 9H40, Washington, DC 20546.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Ms. Marian Norris, Science Mission Directorate, NASA Headquarters, Washington, DC 20546, (202) 358-4452, fax (202) 358-4118, or

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: The meeting will be open to the public up to the capacity of the room. The agenda for the meeting includes the following topics:

–Planetary Science Division Update
–Mars Exploration Program Update
–Briefing on Results of Venus Science and Technology Definition Team (STDT)
–Status and Programmatic Needs for Aerocapture
–Update on Constellation Systems

It is imperative that the meeting be held on these dates to accommodate the scheduling priorities of the key participants. Attendees will be requested to sign a register and to comply with NASA security requirements, including the presentation of a valid picture ID, before receiving an access badge. Foreign nationals attending this meeting will be required to provide the following information no less than 5 working days prior to the meeting: Full name; gender; date/place of birth; citizenship; visa/green card information (number, type, expiration date); passport information (number, country, expiration date); employer/affiliation information (name of institution, address, country, telephone); title/position of attendee. To expedite admittance, attendees with U.S. citizenship can provide identifying information 3 working days in advance by contacting Marian Norris via e-mail at or by telephone at (202) 358-4452.

Dated: September 8, 2008. P. Diane Rausch, Advisory Committee Management Officer, National Aeronautics and Space Administration.

[FR Doc. E8-21352 Filed 9-11-08; 8:45 am]


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