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NASA Invites Media to Swearing-In of New Agency Administrator

Media are invited to see Vice President Mike Pence swear in Jim Bridenstine as NASA’s new administrator at 2:30 p.m. EDT Monday, April 23, at the agency’s headquarters in Washington. The ceremony will air live on NASA Television and the agency’s website.

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http://www.nasa.gov/press-release/nasa-invites-media-to-swearing-in-of-new-agency-administrator
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NASA Awards Construction Contract for Instrument Development Facility

NASA has awarded a contract to the Manhattan Construction Company, of Arlington Virginia, for the construction of the Instrument Development Facility at the agency’s Goddard Space Flight Center in Greenbelt, Maryland.

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http://www.nasa.gov/press-release/nasa-awards-construction-contract-for-instrument-development-facility
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Statements on Jim Bridenstine’s Senate Confirmation as NASA Administrator

The following are statements from Rep. Jim Bridenstine and acting NASA Administrator Robert Lightfoot on Thursday’s U.S. Senate confirmation of Bridenstine as the 13th Administrator for the National Aeronautics and Space Administration:

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http://www.nasa.gov/press-release/statements-on-jim-bridenstine-s-senate-confirmation-as-nasa-administrator
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NASA to Discuss Demonstration of New Space Exploration Power System

Media are invited to attend a news conference at NASA’s Glenn Research Center in Cleveland at 9:15 a.m. EDT Wednesday, May 2, to discuss a recent experiment to demonstrate a new nuclear reactor power system designed for space.

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http://www.nasa.gov/press-release/nasa-to-discuss-demonstration-of-new-space-exploration-power-system
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NASA TV Updates Launch Coverage for Planet-Hunting Mission TESS

NASA’s Transiting Exoplanet Survey Satellite (TESS) now is scheduled for launch today at 6:51 p.m. EDT Wednesday, April 18, on a SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket from Space Launch Complex 40 at Cape Canaveral Air Force Station in Florida.

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http://www.nasa.gov/press-release/nasa-tv-updates-launch-coverage-for-planet-hunting-mission-tess
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