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SPACEX IN-FLIGHT ABORT (IFA) TEST POST-LAUNCH PRESS CONFERENCE, Jan 19, 2020, KSC, 11:30 am ET

(webcast)

UPDATE, JANUARY 19:  The test was successfully conducted this morning.  The press conference will take place at 11:30 am ET.  Watch on NASA TV.

UPDATE, JANUARY 18:  The test has been postponed to January 19 due to high winds and waves in the recovery area.  NASA has not said if or when this press conference will take place.

Original Entry: NASA and SpaceX will hold a press conference at Kennedy Space Center on January 18, 2020 at 9:30 am ET following the SpaceX In-Flight Abort (IFA) test of its Crew Dragon system.  It will be broadcast on NASA TV.

A pre-launch press conference on January 17 and the launch itself also will be broadcast on NASA TV.

Participants in the post-launch press conference are:

  • Jim Bridenstine, administrator, NASA
  • SpaceX representative
  • Kathy Lueders, manager, NASA Commercial Crew Program
  • Victor Glover, astronaut, NASA Commercial Crew Program
  • Mike Hopkins, astronaut, NASA Commercial Crew Program

Details

Date:
January 19
Time:
11:30 am - 11:00 pm