Loading Events

« All Events

  • This event has passed.

NEW, EARLIER TIME

SPACEX DEMO-2 RETURN FLIGHT READINESS REVIEW BFG, July 29, 2020, JSC, ~3:30 pm ET

Update, July 29:  NASA’s website now says this could take place as early as 3:30 pm ET.

Original Entry: NASA will hold a briefing on July 29, 2020 at approximately 6:00 pm ET from Johnson Space Center on the Flight Readiness Review for the return of the SpaceX Demo-2 crewed flight test to the International Space Station (ISS).

Demo-2 was launched on May 30 with NASA astronauts Bob Behnken and Doug Hurley. They arrived at the ISS on May 31.  They are scheduled to undock on August 1 and splashdown in the ocean off the East or West coast of Florida (depending on weather) on August 2.

Speakers at the  July 29 briefing are:

  • NASA Administrator Jim Bridenstine
  • Steve Stich, manager, NASA’s Commercial Crew Program
  • Joel Montalbano, manager, NASA’s International Space Station Program
  • Benji Reed, director, crew mission management, SpaceX

The event will air on NASA TV and NASA Live.

Details

Date:
July 29
Time:
3:30 pm - 11:00 pm