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NASA SCIENCE, ENGINEERING BRIEFINGS FOR LUCY MISSION, Oct 14, 2021, 1:00 and 3:00 pm ET

NASA will a “Live Lucy Rollout Show” on NASA Edge at 10:00 am ET on October 14 for the Lucy mission to the Trojan asteroids, which is scheduled for launch on October 16.

That will be followed at 1:00 pm ET by a science briefing and at 3:00 pm ET by an engineering briefing. (Other briefings are taking place on October 13 and October 15 in addition to live launch coverage on October 16.  See the separate calendar entries for those events.)

Participants in the 1:00 pm ET science briefing are:

  • Adriana Ocampo, Lucy program executive, NASA Headquarters.
  • Cathy Olkin, Lucy deputy principal investigator, Southwest Research Institute.
  • Keith Noll, Lucy project scientist, Goddard.
  • Hal Weaver, principal investigator for Lucy’s L’LORRI instrument, Johns Hopkins Applied Physics Laboratory.
  • Phil Christensen, principal investigator for Lucy’s L’TES instrument, Arizona State University.
  • Dennis Reuter, principal investigator for Lucy’s L’Ralph instrument, Goddard.

Participants in the 3:00 pm ET engineering briefing are:

  • Joan Salute, associate director for flight programs, Planetary Science Division, NASA Headquarters.
  • Jessica Lounsbury, Lucy project systems engineer, Goddard.
  • Katie Oakman, Lucy structures and mechanisms lead, Lockheed Martin Space.
  • Coralie Adam, deputy navigation team chief, KinetX Aerospace.

Details

Date:
October 14
Time:
1:00 pm - 11:00 pm