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NASA Daily News Summary

For Release: Nov. 1, 1999


Media Advisory m99-227

SUMMARY:

No Press Releases Today

Video File for Nov. 1, 1999

ITEM 1 - KENNEDY SPACE CENTER SUPPORTS X-34 PROGRAM - KSC


(replay)

ITEM 2 - NASA TECHNOLOGY SHOWCASE - JSC (replay)

ITEM 3 - INSPECTION '99 PSAs - JSC (replay)

NOTE: We mistakenly aired a video file at noon for which the


accompanying press release is not yet ready. It will be reaired
once everything is in place. Sorry for the inconvenience.

Live Television Events This Week:

November 4, Thursday
6:00 - 10:00 am - Land Mine Neutralizer Live Satellite Interviews
- MSFC

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If NASA issues any news releases later today, we will e-


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Index of 1999 NASA News Releases:


http://www.nasa.gov/releases/1999/index.html
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Video File for Nov. 1, 1999

ITEM 1 - KENNEDY SPACE CENTER SUPPORTS X-34 PROGRAM - KSC


(replay)

Contact at NASA Kennedy Space Center, FL: Joel Wells (Phone


407/867-2468).

ITEM 1a - KSC SUPPORTS X-34 TRT 1:13

NASA and Kennedy Space Center Engineering technicians assist in


modification efforts on the X-34 reusable launch vehicle
technology demonstrator. Eight KSC experts have been providing
hands-on support at NASA¹s Dryden Flight Research Center in
Edwards Air Force Base, CA, since September.

ITEM 1b - INTERVIEW EXCERPTS TRT 1:35

John Tinsley, KSC X-34 Project Manager

ITEM 1c - ANIMATION TRT 1:57

The X-34 is a reusable launch vehicle technology demonstrator that


was designed and built by Orbital Sciences Corp. in Dulles, VA.
It will launch from the belly of a modified L-1011 airliner.

ITEM 2 - NASA TECHNOLOGY SHOWCASE - JSC (replay)

Technology Demonstrations

Contact at NASA Johnson Space Center, Houston, TX: Newsroom Staff


(Phone 281/483-5111).

ITEM 2a - INSPECTION DAY VIDEO TRT 1:35


Footage from previous inspection days at the Johnson Space Center.

ITEM 2b - ENDOCARIOGRAPHY LAB TRT :44

Footage from the Endocardiography lab at Texas Children¹s Hospital

ITEM 2c - MICROENCAPSULATION DEVICE TRT 1:33

Footage of the Microencapsulation Device, about which Dr. Dennis


Morrison explains.

ITEM 2d - INTERVIEW EXCERPTS: BERNT JELLESOE TRT 1:01

President, Unitech International

ITEM 2e - INTERVIEW EXCERPTS: DR. TIM BRICKER TRT 1:20

Chief of Service, Texas Children¹s Hospital

ITEM 2f - INTERVIEW EXCERPTS TRT 1:15

Dr. Dennis Morrison, Principal Researcher, NASA Johnson Space


Center, Houston, TX

ITEM 3 - INSPECTION '99 PSAs - JSC (replay)

The following videos are public service announcements for NASA's


Technology Showcase Inspection '99 at Johnson Space Center on
November 3 - 5, 1999.

Contact at NASA Johnson Space Center, Houston, TX: Ed Campion


(Phone 281/483-5111).

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