6:35pm 10/30 #nasatweetup update
NASA Tweetup attendees, Below you’ll find the updated agenda and my most current list of people (88) signed up for Tuesday night’s visit to the launch pad for retraction of the rotating service structure. Please keep in mind the agenda may still be adjusted some as we’re still working to confirm some speakers and times. If you’re not listed on the Tuesday night visit to the launch pad but...
Launch attempts for #nasatweetup will be Wed, Thurs, Sat and Sun. Launch teams will get Friday as a rest day. The window to launch closes on Nov. 7.
RSS Retraction invitation
With tweetup events planned on Monday and Launch day Wednesday, Stephanie is diligently working to allow access to the RSS retraction on Tuesday evening! *Times still to be confirmed. We may be able to arrange for those who are here Tuesday to still go out to the launch pad for the RSS retraction, but we’d need to know how many people that might be so we could see if we can get enough buses....
More delays for #STS133 Discovery and #nasatweetup
NASA Tweetup attendees, NASA managers met this morning and determined it is not possible to launch space shuttle Discovery on Tuesday, Nov. 2, but are optimistic we can target launch for Wednesday, Nov. 3. The preferred liftoff time Nov. 3 would be 3:52 p.m. EDT. The long-range weather forecast indicates a 70 percent chance of favorable weather at launch time (details below). We’re ...
Needle felted Hubble Servicing Mission 4 EVA 4 by... →
Impressive!!! Felting is such a cool art :)
Adjusted STS133 tweetup launch schedule
For everyone following along with my adventures! So we would plan to begin activities on Nov. 1 instead of Oct. 31. The adjusted schedule would be roughly as follows: Link Saturday, Oct. 30: Registration hours 8:30 a.m. to noon and 1:30 to 3:30 p.m. (no change) Sunday, Oct. 31: Add registration hours TBD (now a free day for you for beach, Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex, etc.) ...
Discovery Launch delayed by at least a day to Nov.... →
STS133 NASA-Tweetup Agenda
Some of these events may be broadcast online on NASA TV or other online resources. Please following me on Twitter @krissy314, or follow the hashtag #nasatweetup. Media advisory with additional info. The Tweetup culminates with the viewing of the shuttle launch. At 2:15 p.m. EDT on Oct. 31, NASA will use UStream to broadcast an hour of the Tweetup program at: ...
Dead Spacecraft Walking →
ISS flyover and a friend? →
Last night, I took the kids outside to watch the ISS flyover just before bedtime. (For once I actually remembered!) It was a beautiful sight to see as always, but this time I noticed something else following behind it. It seemed to follow it too perfectly for it to be a satellite or aircraft. I went back inside, tweeted about it and went off to do other things. I thought it could have been a...
What is STS133 NASA Tweetup?
What’s this #NASATweetup you keep tweeting of? NASA and contractor managers voted unanimously to set space shuttle Discovery’s #STS133 launch date for Nov. 1 at 4:40 p.m. EDT. And with that….STS-133 NASA Tweetup is on! Now, what is all this tweetup excitement about? Here’s the media advisory that went out that explains in a bit more detail. The Beginning It all...