International Students to Speak with NASA Astronauts Aboard Space Station


Expedition 61 Flight Engineers Christina Koch and Jessica Meir
Expedition 61 Flight Engineers Christina Koch and Jessica Meir perform equipment lock configuration operations in the Quest Airlock in preparation for a spacewalk.
Credits: NASA

International students in Panama will have an opportunity this week to talk with NASA astronauts aboard the International Space Station. The Earth-to-space call will air live at 10:35 a.m. EST Friday, Jan. 24, on NASA television and the agencys website.

NASA astronauts Christina Koch and Jessica Meir will answer questions from students pre-K through 12th grade from the International School of Panama and middle school students from other schools in Panama City. The International School of Panama is a non-profit, independent school which serves students from more than 40 countries including the United States and receives support from the U.S. Embassy.

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