August 20, 2009
NASA lists Discovery pre-launch events
NASA says it will provide continuous updates as U.S. space shuttle Discovery lifts off early Tuesday bound for the International Space Station.
Liftoff will be at 1:36 a.m. EDT and the space agency says it will provide a Webcast and a blog at http://www.nasa.gov/shuttle. The blog will update the countdown beginning at 8:30 p.m. EDT Monday from the Kennedy Space Center in Florida.
Officials said NASA's Twitter feed (http://www.twitter.com/nasa) will be updated throughout the shuttle launch countdown, mission and landing.
NASA TV streaming video, scheduling and downlink information is available at http://www.nasa.gov/ntv.