August 15, 2018

Video: Atlas/TDRS-M pre-launch news briefing


If you would like to see more articles like this please support our coverage of the space program by becoming a Spaceflight Now Member. If everyone who enjoys our website helps fund it, we can expand and improve our coverage further.

Watch the pre-launch news conference held Thursday, Aug. 17 at NASA’s Kennedy Space Center to preview liftoff of the agency’s TDRS-M data relay satellite aboard a United Launch Alliance Atlas 5 rocket from Cape Canaveral.

Briefing participants are:

* Tim Dunn, NASA launch director
* Badri Younes, deputy associate administrator for Space Communications and Navigation at NASA Headquarters
* Dave Littmann, TDRS project manager
* James Wilson III, Boeing’s manager of NASA/Civil Space Programs
* Scott Messer, ULA program manager for NASA missions
* Clay Flinn, Air Force launch weather officer

Video courtesy: NASA TV

See earlier TDRS-M launch coverage.


If you would like to see more articles like this please support our coverage of the space program by becoming a Spaceflight Now Member. If everyone who enjoys our website helps fund it, we can expand and improve our coverage further.
Do NOT follow this link or you will be banned from the site!