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NASA to Hold Press Conference on New Mars Program Plans Today at 1:00 ET

Marcia S. Smith
Posted: 13-Apr-2012
Updated: 13-Apr-2012 12:19 PM

NASA will hold a teleconference at 1:00 pm ET today (Friday) to provide an update on its new plan for Mars exploration.

Participants are:

  • John Grunsfeld, associate administrator, NASA Science Mission Directorate
  • Doug McCuistion, director, Mars Exploration Program, NASA Headquarters
  • Orlando Figueroa, team lead for the Mars Program Planning Group

Audio of the event will be streamed at


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