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NASA PRE-LAUNCH BRIEFING FOR LAUNCH OF ICON, Oct 8, 2019, KSC, 1:00-2:00 pm ET

NASA will hold a pre-launch briefing for the Ionospheric Connection Explorer (ICON) mission on October 8, 2019 from 1:00-2:00 pm ET at Kennedy Space Center, FL. ICON is scheduled for launch on Northrop Grumman’s Pegasus rocket, which is air-launched from the L-1011 Stargazer aircraft, on October 9.

The October 8 briefing will be broadcast on NASA TV and NASA Live.

Participants are:

  • Nicola Fox, Heliophysics division director in NASA’s Science Mission Directorate
  • Thomas Immel, ICON principal investigator at the Space Sciences Laboratory at the University of California Berkeley
  • Omar Baez, launch director in NASA’s Launch Services Program
  • Phil Joyce, vice president of space launch programs at Northrop Grumman Innovation Systems
  • Steve Krein, vice president of civil and commercial satellites at Northrop Grumman Innovation Systems
  • Representative from the U.S. Air Force 45th Space Wing

Details

Date:
October 8
Time:
1:00 pm - 11:00 pm