Sarah Keegan

Headquarters, Washington, DC

(Phone: 202/358-1600)


A Space Science Update to announce a breakthrough in
detecting planets outside our Solar System will be carried live
today at 1 pm EST from NASA Headquarters, Washington, DC, on NASA
Television. NASA Administrator Daniel S. Goldin’s speech to
employees at the Jet Propulsion Laboratory, Pasadena, CA, will air
at 2 pm EST on a tape-delayed basis from its 1pm EST delivery.

NASA Television is broadcast on the GE2 satellite, transponder
9C, at 85 degrees West longitude, frequency 3880.0 MHz, audio 6.8
MHz. Audio only will be available on the voice circuit at the
Kennedy Space Center, FL, on 321/867-1220, -1240, -1260, -7135, –
4003, -4920.