Monday, March 13, 2006

GlobalFlyer nearing takeoff

The Global Flyer is now on the runway and is being fueled. Takeoff is scheduled for 6:16 a.m. Tuesday morning. Coverage of Mission Control will begin tonight at 9 p.m. CST on Salina local Community Access channel 19, and will simultaneously be broadcast from the K-State at Salina GlobalFlyer website www.salina.k-state.edu/globalflyer. Pictures of takeoff will be available on the blog at approximately 7 a.m. tomorrow.