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NASA MEDIA BFG ON UPCOMING LANDING OF MARS PERSEVERANCE, Jan 27, 2021, virtual, 4:30 pm ET

NASA will hold a media briefing on January 27, 2021 at 4:30 pm ET to discuss the upcoming landing of the Mars Perseverance (Mars 2020) spacecraft on Mars.  The landing will take place on February 18.

Participants are:

  • Thomas Zurbuchen, associate administrator, Science Mission Directorate, NASA Headquarters
  • Lori Glaze, director, Planetary Science Division, NASA Headquarters
  • Matt Wallace, Mars 2020 deputy project manager, JPL
  • Allen Chen, Mars 2020 entry, descent, and landing lead, JPL
  • Ken Farley, Mars 2020 project scientist, Caltech
  • Briony Horgan, Mars 2020 science team member, Purdue University

The public may ask questions on social media during the briefing using #CountdownToMars.

The event will air on YouTube, NASA TV and NASA Live.

More information is on the event’s website.

 

 

Details

Date:
January 27
Time:
4:30 pm - 11:00 pm