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NASA ADMINISTRATOR AND SOCIAL MEDIA BFG FOR BOEING OFT-2 STARLINER LAUNCH, July 29, 2021, KSC/virtual, 10:30 am ET

NASA and Boeing will hold a briefing on July 29, 2021, the day before the scheduled launch of Boeing’s Orbital Flight Test-2 (OFT-2) of its Starliner commercial crew spacecraft. It is one of several pre-launch briefings.

This briefing is at 10:30 am ET and will air live on NASA Television, the NASA app, and the agency’s website.

Participants are:

  • NASA Administrator Bill Nelson
  • NASA Deputy Administrator Pam Melroy
  • Janet Petro, director, NASA’s Kennedy Space Center
  • Chris Ferguson, director, Starliner Mission Operations and Integration/Crew Systems
  • Barry “Butch” Wilmore, NASA astronaut, Crew Flight Test
  • E. Michael “Mike” Fincke, NASA astronaut, Crew Flight Test
  • Nicole Mann, NASA astronaut, Crew Flight Test
  • Jennifer Buchli, deputy chief scientist, NASA’s International Space Station Program

The three Crew Flight Test astronauts (Wilmore, Fincke, Mann) will fly on the next Starliner launch assuming this uncrewed test flight goes as planned.

 

Details

Date:
July 29
Time:
10:30 am - 11:00 pm