A news conference presenting an overview of the mission
is taking place at NASA Headquarters on Oct. 31, 2018, at
1:30 p.m. EDT (10:30 p.m. PDT).
Pre-landing briefings open to pre-accredited news media
are scheduled for Wednesday, Nov. 21, at 1 and 2 p.m. EST
(10 and 11 a.m. PST), and Sunday, Nov. 25, at 1 p.m. EST
(10 a.m. PST), at JPL. A NASA Social speakers’ program
scheduled for 4 p.m. EST (1 p.m. PST), Sunday, Nov. 25,
is also open to accredited news media. A post-landing
briefing will be held on the afternoon of Nov. 26 no earlier
than 5 p.m. EST (2 p.m. PST).
Live Landing Commentary
A live video feed of key landing activities and commentary
from Mission Control at JPL will be broadcast at 11 a.m.
PST (2 p.m. EST). Notification of landing is expected to be
received in Mission Control around noon PST (3 p.m. EST).
A separate clean feed from Mission Control
will also be available.