NASA Marks 45 Years of Exploration and Discovery 9.30.03
Beginning Tuesday, September 30 at 1 p.m. EDT, NASA Television and NASA.gov (www.nasa.gov) take visitors on an exciting tour of the agency's historic past and present, and a glimpse into the future of exploration. Plus, visitors can put their knowledge of NASA to the test with multimedia trivia challenges.
On NASA's 45th anniversary, October 1, Administrator Sean O'Keefe hosts a special live television program from Washington, featuring Educator Astronaut Barbara Morgan and school students from across the area. The anniversary edition of NASA Update will look at the future of exploration as Administrator O'Keefe and Morgan share this landmark date with the next generation of explorers. The program airs on NASA Television Wednesday at 1 p.m.
NASA Television is available on AMC-9, transponder 9C, C- Band, located at 85 degrees west longitude. The frequency is 3880.0 MHz. Polarization is vertical, and audio is monaural at 6.80 MHz. For information about NASA TV on the Internet, visit: http://www.nasa.gov/multimedia/nasatv/index.html
For more information about NASA and its rich history, visit: http://www.nasa.gov and http://history.nasa.gov