December 16, 2011
NASA to Discuss Plans for Commercial Crew Development
NASA will host a media teleconference today, Thursday, Dec. 15, at 11:30 a.m. EST, to discuss a modified competitive procurement strategy for the Commercial Crew Program. The program will assist industry in developing a commercial system that will transport American astronauts into space.
The teleconference participant is:
-- William Gerstenmaier, Associate Administrator, Human Exploration and Operations Mission Directorate, NASA Headquarters, Washington.
Audio of the teleconference will be streamed live on NASA's website at: http://www.nasa.gov/newsaudio
For more information about NASA´s Commercial Crew Program, visit: http://www.nasa.gov/commercialcrew