NASA Daily News Summary For Release: Jan.

27, 2000 Media Advisory m00-016 SUMMARY NEWS RELEASES: No News Releases Today

VIDEO: ALL TIMES EASTERN LIVE TELEVISION EVENT STS-99 Crew Arrival at JSC At approximately noon - time subject to change Video File for Jan. 27, 2000 ITEM ITEM ITEM ITEM ITEM 1 - TODAY'S STS-99 CREW ARRIVAL AT KSC (replay) 2 - SHUTTLE RADAR TOPOGRAPHY MISSION ANIMATION - JSC 3 - SOLAR MAXIMUM - MSFC 4 - SOLVE MISSION - EXAMINING OZONE DEPLETION 5 - JOHN GLENN RETURNS TO SPACE - STS-95 B-ROLL (replay)

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***************************** Video File for Jan. 27, 2000 ITEM 1 - TODAY'S STS-99 CREW ARRIVAL AT KSC (replay)-----TRT 11:00 The Crew for the Shuttle Radar Topography Mission (SRTM) arrived at Kennedy Space Center at approximately 12 noon EST on Jan. 27, 2000, flying T-38 jet airplanes. The SRTM mission is scheduled to liftoff on Monday at 12:47 pm EST. Contact at NASA Headquarters, Washington, DC: Dwayne C. Brown (Phone 202/358-1726).

ITEM 2 - SHUTTLE RADAR TOPOGRAPHY MISSION ANIMATION - JSC---------------------------------TRT 16:14 Contact at NASA Headquarters, Washington, DC: Dwayne C. Brown (Phone 202/358-1726). Contact at NASA Headquarters, Washington, DC: David E. Steitz (Phone 202/358-1730).

ITEM 3 - SOLAR MAXIMUM - MSFC Contact at Marshall Space Flight Center, Huntsville, AL: Steve Roy (Phone 205/544-0034). ITEM 3a - SOLAR MAXIMUM ANIMATION-------------------------TRT 4:40 ITEM 3b - INTERVIEW EXCERPTS------------------------------TRT 4:10 David Hathaway, NASA Scientist, MSFC

ITEM 4 - SOLVE MISSION - EXAMINING OZONE DEPLETION

Contact at NASA Headquarters, Washington, DC: David E. Steitz (Phone 202/358-1730). Contact at NASA Ames Research Center, Moffett Field, CA: John Bluck (Phone 650/604-5026). ITEM 4a - SOLVE SCIENTISTS WORKING IN SWEDEN--------------TRT 6:36 The SOLVE mission is an international scientific and research effort to study Arctic ozone. The field campaign is being conducted in Kiruna, Sweden. Footage shows preparation at the Arena Arctica hangar of NASA¹s ER-2 (smaller) and DC-8 (larger) specially equipped airplanes, taxi and takeoff. Footage also includes an arctic sunrise. ITEM 4b - INTERVIEW EXCERPTS------------------------------TRT 1:35 Gordon Fullerton, DC-8 Pilot for SOLVE and former NASA Astronaut, Dryden Flight Research Center, Edwards, CA ITEM 4c - INTERVIEW EXCERPTS------------------------------TRT 2:09 Valery Zahkarin, Russian Team Leader for SOLVE and General of the Russian Air Force, retired (speaking through an interpreter) ITEM 4d - INTERVIEW EXCERPTS------------------------------TRT 2:21 Phil DeCola, SOLVE Program Scientist, NASA Headquarters, Washington, DC

ITEM 5 - JOHN GLENN RETURNS TO SPACE STS-95 B-ROLL (replay)---------------------------TRT 5:57 Contact at NASA Johnson Space Center, Houston, TX: Eileen M. Hawley (Phone 281/483-5111).

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