NASA to Host National Space Council Meeting at Kennedy Space Center February 21st
Tuesday, February 20th, 2018
NASA's Kennedy Space Center in Florida will host a meeting of the National Space Council, chaired by Vice President Mike Pence on Wednesday, Feb. 21.
NASA Television and the agency's website will provide live coverage of the meeting beginning at 10 a.m. EST.
Media are invited to cover the vice president's arrival on Tuesday, Feb. 20 at Kennedy's Shuttle Landing Facility and the council meeting on Wednesday.
After his arrival on Tuesday, Vice President Pence will tour Cape Canaveral Air Force Station launch facilities and participate in a commercial spaceflight federal reception. On Wednesday, Vice President Pence will lead the National Space Council meeting inside Kennedy's Space Station Processing Facility. "Moon, Mars, and Worlds Beyond: Winning the Next Frontier" will include testimonials from leaders in the civil, commercial, and national security sectors about the importance of the United States' space enterprise. The Vice President will conclude his visit with a tour of Kennedy Space Center.