NASA to Announce Milestone For Future Human Spaceflight

NASA will host a media teleconference at 3:30 p.m. EDT on Tuesday, May 24, to discuss an agency decision that will define the next transportation system to carry humans into deep space.

Douglas Cooke, associate administrator for NASA’s Exploration Systems Mission Directorate in Washington, will take reporters’ questions during the teleconference.

Audio of the teleconference will be streamed live at:

Editor’s Note: This announcement comes just a day before the 50th anniversary 0f President John F. Kennedy’s speech to Congress proposing that America land a man on the moon by the end of the decade.