Flight Readiness Review to Continue Wednesday

The Space Shuttle Program’s Flight Readiness Review conducted discussions and analyzed data relating to Discovery’s STS-128 mission during the first day of the session and will continue the evaluation on Wednesday. The meeting in Houston is a preliminary analysis of the shuttle’s condition heading into launch. An executive-level FRR is scheduled for Aug. 18. Discovery is at Launch Pad 39A at NASA’s Kennedy Space Center in Florida and is being prepared for a launch targeted for Aug. 25.