Artemis I Flight Readiness Concludes; NASA “go” for August 29 Launch, Briefing set for 8 p.m.
The Flight Readiness Review for NASA’s Artemis I mission has concluded, and teams are proceeding toward a two-hour launch window that opens at 8:33 a.m. EDT Monday, August 29, from Kennedy Space Center’s Launch Pad 39B in Florida. NASA will hold a media conference at approximately 8 p.m. to discuss the outcome of the review. Listen live on the agency’s website.
Participants in the teleconference are:
Janet Petro, director, Kennedy Space Center
Bob Cabana, associate administrator, NASA Headquarters
Jim Free, associate administrator for Exploration Systems Development Mission Directorate, NASA Headquarters
Mike Sarafin, Artemis mission manager, NASA Headquarters
Charlie Blackwell-Thompson, Artemis launch director, Exploration Ground Systems Program, Kennedy
Howard Hu, Orion Program manager, Johnson Space Center in Houston
Chris Cianciola, Space Launch System Program deputy manager, NASA’s Marshall Space Flight Center
More details about the mission and Artemis can be found in the press kit, or by following the Artemis blog.