NASA Holds Media Teleconference Today On Exploration Mission-1 Status

During Exploration Mission-1, Orion will venture thousands of miles beyond the moon during an approximately three week mission. Image Credit: NASA

May 12, 2017 – NASA will provide an update on the status of Exploration Mission-1, the first integrated flight of NASA’s Space Launch System (SLS) rocket and Orion spacecraft, during a media teleconference at 1 p.m. MDT today, May 12.

The call will stream live on NASA’s website.

The teleconference participants are:

  • Acting NASA Administrator Robert Lightfoot

  • Associate Administrator of NASA’s Human Explorations and Operations Mission Directorate William Gerstenmaier

  • To participate in the teleconference, media should email their name and affiliation to Cheryl Warner at or call 202-358-1100 by 2 p.m.

    Listen to today’s media teleconference live online at: