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NASA Ames to Show Live Broadcast of Space Shuttle Landing

Press Release From: Ames Research Center
Posted: Monday, August 20, 2007

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MOFFETT FIELD, Calif. -- News media and the public are invited to attend a live televised broadcast of the landing of STS-118 space shuttle Endeavour on Tuesday, Aug. 21, 2007.

WHAT: An opportunity to watch the live televised broadcast of the landing of STS-118 space shuttle Endeavour. The landing is scheduled at 9:32 a.m. PDT at NASA Kennedy Space Center, Fla., and will be televised live on NASA TV.

WHEN: 8:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. PDT, Tuesday, Aug. 21.

WHERE: NASA Exploration Center, located at the main gate, NASA Ames Research Center, Moffett Field. To reach NASA Ames, take U.S. Highway 101 to the Moffett Field, NASA Parkway exit and drive east on Moffett Boulevard towards the main gate and bear right into the parking lot. The Exploration Center is located in the large white dome.

NASA TV is carried on the Web and on an MPEG-2 digital signal accessed via satellite AMC-6, at 72 degrees west longitude, transponder 17C, 4040 MHz, vertical polarization. It's available in Alaska and Hawaii on AMC-7, at 137 degrees west longitude, transponder 18C, at 4060 MHz, horizontal polarization. A Digital Video Broadcast compliant Integrated Receiver Decoder is required for reception.

For NASA TV streaming video, downlink and scheduling information, visit:

http://www.nasa.gov/ntv

For information about Endeavour's crew and mission, visit:

http://www.nasa.gov/shuttle

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