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NASA Announces Media Teleconference on New Apollo Images

Press Release From: NASA HQ
Posted: Thursday, September 1, 2011

image GREENBELT, Md. -- NASA will host a media teleconference at noon on Tuesday, Sept. 6, to reveal new images of three Apollo landing sites taken from the agency's Lunar Reconnaissance Orbiter, or LRO.

Teleconference participants are:

-- Jim Green, director, Planetary Science Division, NASA Headquarters, Washington

-- Mark Robinson, principal investigator, Lunar Reconnaissance Orbiter Camera, Arizona State University, Tempe

-- Richard Vondrak, LRO project scientist, NASA's Goddard Space Flight Center, Greenbelt, Md.

To participate in the teleconference, reporters must email Nancy Jones at nancy.n.jones@nasa.gov with their name, media affiliation and work telephone number by 10 a.m. on Sept. 6.

Supporting information and visuals for the briefing will be posted at 11:45 a.m. EDT Sept. 6 at: http://www.nasa.gov/lro

Audio of the teleconference will be streamed live on the Web at: http://www.nasa.gov/newsaudio

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