CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. - NASA will host a media teleconference with Space Shuttle Program Manager Wayne Hale at 5 p.m. EST, Thursday, Jan. 3, to discuss the status of ongoing work to prepare shuttle Atlantis for its launch to the International Space Station.
To participate in the teleconference, reporters must R.S.V.P. by 4 p.m. Thursday to NASA's Johnson Space Center newsroom at 281-483-5111. Live audio of the event will be streamed online at:
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