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Mission Press Releases

  • CAP crews helping ensure NASA returns to flight
    Air Force News Service - Thursday, July 21, 2005
    Posted on: 7/21/2005 10:17:41 AM PDT

  • NASA Goddard Space Flight Center Has Vital Role in Shuttle's Return to Flight
    Goddard Space Flight Center - Friday, July 8, 2005
    Posted on: 7/8/2005 11:13:21 AM PDT

  • NASA Offers Live Interviews About Space Shuttle Return to Flight
    Johnson Space Center - Wednesday, July 6, 2005
    Posted on: 7/6/2005 9:55:14 AM PDT

  • Statement From NASA Administrator Griffin on the Final Public Meeting of the Stafford-Covey Task Group
    NASA HQ - Monday, June 27, 2005
    Posted on: 6/27/2005 2:36:57 PM PDT

  • Return to Flight Task Group Changes Final Public Meeting
    NASA HQ - Monday, June 27, 2005
    Posted on: 6/27/2005 7:49:10 AM PDT

  • Space Shuttle Return to Flight Task Group Plans Final Public Meeting and Briefing
    Stafford-Covey Return to Flight Task Group (SCTG) - Thursday, June 16, 2005
    Posted on: 6/16/2005 1:00:08 PM PDT

  • Return to Flight Task Group Briefing Airs in Digital Format
    NASA HQ - Monday, June 6, 2005
    Posted on: 6/6/2005 7:54:39 AM PDT

  • Return to Flight Task Group Announces Meeting and News Conference
    NASA HQ - Monday, May 16, 2005
    Posted on: 5/16/2005 9:47:12 AM PDT

  • Return to Flight Task Group Plans Final Public Meeting & Briefing
    Stafford-Covey Return to Flight Task Group (SCTG) - Tuesday, April 26, 2005
    Posted on: 4/26/2005 6:35:00 PM PDT

  • NASA Engineer Helps Return the Shuttle Safely to Flight
    Marshall Space Flight Center - Thursday, April 21, 2005
    Posted on: 4/21/2005 9:32:52 AM PDT

  • NASA's Mike Butler Maintains Birds Eye View of Shuttle
    Marshall Space Flight Center - Tuesday, April 5, 2005
    Posted on: 4/5/2005 10:14:46 PM PDT

  • Return to Flight Task Group Postpones March 31 Meeting
    Stafford-Covey Return to Flight Task Group (SCTG) - Wednesday, March 30, 2005
    Posted on: 3/30/2005 2:21:06 PM PDT

  • Discovery Rolls to Vehicle Assembly Building for Mate to STS-114 Tank and Booster Rockets Tuesday
    United Space Alliance - Tuesday, March 29, 2005
    Posted on: 3/29/2005 7:40:20 AM PDT

  • NASA's Discovery Rolls to Major Return to Flight Milestone
    Kennedy Space Center - Tuesday, March 29, 2005
    Posted on: 3/29/2005 7:38:52 AM PDT

  • NASA Announces Return to Flight Media Accreditaiton Deadline
    Kennedy Space Center - Monday, March 28, 2005
    Posted on: 3/28/2005 6:44:07 PM PDT

  • NASA Credentialing Media for Possible Shuttle Landing at Dryden
    Dryden Flight Research Center - Monday, March 28, 2005
    Posted on: 3/28/2005 6:14:14 PM PDT

  • NASA Shuttle Crew Checks Out Equipment for Return to Flight MIssion
    Kennedy Space Center - Friday, March 18, 2005
    Posted on: 3/18/2005 9:19:53 PM PDT

  • Return to Flight Task Group Schedules Public Meeting and Briefing
    Stafford-Covey Return to Flight Task Group (SCTG) - Thursday, March 17, 2005
    Posted on: 3/17/2005 6:08:08 PM PDT

  • Second Redesigned Space Shuttle External Tank Arrives at NASA Kennedy Space Center
    Kennedy Space Center - Wednesday, March 16, 2005
    Posted on: 3/16/2005 11:54:03 AM PDT

  • NASA Schedules Shuttle Return to Flight Crew Member TV Interviews
    NASA HQ - Wednesday, February 23, 2005
    Posted on: 2/23/2005 1:27:31 PM PDT

  • Mission Status Releases

  • NASA Return to Flight Task Group Final Report: Annex A.2 Individual Member Observations
    Stafford-Covey Return to Flight Task Group (SCTG) - August 17, 2005
    Posted on: 8/17/2005 8:09:51 PM PDT

  • NASA Return to Flight Task Group Final Report Issued
    Stafford-Covey Return to Flight Task Group (SCTG) - August 17, 2005
    Posted on: 8/17/2005 8:43:25 AM PDT

  • Return to Flight Task Group Plenary and Public Meeting June 27, 2005 - Presentation
    Stafford-Covey Return to Flight Task Group (SCTG) - June 27, 2005
    Posted on: 6/27/2005 4:01:33 PM PDT

  • Return to Flight Task Group Meeting Presentation
    Stafford-Covey Return to Flight Task Group (SCTG) - June 8, 2005
    Posted on: 6/8/2005 11:46:48 AM PDT

  • Letter from NASA Space Missions Operations Directorate AA Bill Readdy to Return to Flight Teammates
    NASA HQ - April 11, 2005
    Posted on: 4/11/2005 1:24:19 PM PDT

  • Third Interim Report - NASA Return to Flight Task Group - January 28, 2005
    Stafford-Covey Return to Flight Task Group (SCTG) - January 28, 2005
    Posted on: 1/28/2005 9:48:56 AM PDT

  • STS-300 Flight Requirements Document
    Johnson Space Center - October 3, 2004
    Posted on: 10/3/2004 11:30:29 PM PDT

  • NASA KSC Computed Tomography System Optimized for Orbiter Reinforced Carbon-Carbon (RCC) Wing Less Panel Evaluation
    Kennedy Space Center - August 6, 2004
    Posted on: 8/6/2004 7:04:53 PM PDT

  • NASA Implementation Plan for Space Shuttle Return to Flight and Beyond: August 3, 2004 Update
    Johnson Space Center - August 3, 2004
    Posted on: 8/3/2004 7:14:55 AM PDT

  • NASA OIG Report on Audit of the Return-to-Flight Task Group's Business Processes
    NASA Office of Inspector General - July 27, 2004
    Posted on: 7/27/2004 6:47:51 AM PDT

  • NASA Releases Update to Implementation Plan for Space Shuttle Return to Flight and Beyond
    NASA HQ - April 30, 2004
    Posted on: 4/30/2004 6:44:35 PM PDT

  • NASA ARC Center-wide Memo: G. Allen Flynt to Leave Ames and Return to JSC
    Ames Research Center - March 25, 2004
    Posted on: 3/25/2004 9:34:41 AM PDT

  • NASA Releases Implementation Plan for Space Shuttle Return to Flight and Beyond Volume 1 Revision 1.2
    NASA HQ - February 9, 2004
    Posted on: 2/9/2004 9:43:46 PM PDT

  • Stafford-Covey Return to Flight Task Group Interim Report
    Stafford-Covey Return to Flight Task Group (SCTG) - January 20, 2004
    Posted on: 1/20/2004 6:56:43 PM PDT

  • NASA Releases First Update to Implementation Plan for Space Shuttle Return to Flight and Beyond
    NASA HQ - November 24, 2003
    Posted on: 11/24/2003 8:33:24 AM PDT

  • NASA KSC Sources Sought Notice: Operational Television HDTV Cameras
    Kennedy Space Center - November 14, 2003
    Posted on: 11/14/2003 9:19:18 PM PDT

  • NASA Releases Updated Return to Flight Implementation Plan
    NASA HQ - October 15, 2003
    Posted on: 10/15/2003 1:18:35 PM PDT

  • Space Shuttle Independent Oversight Act of 2003 (Full Text)
    Committee on Science, Space, and Technology Democratic Caucus - October 1, 2003
    Posted on: 10/1/2003 1:32:46 PM PDT

  • NASA's Implementation Plan for Return to Flight and Beyond: Summary
    NASA HQ - September 8, 2003
    Posted on: 9/8/2003 7:32:44 AM PDT