We invite members of the media to attend a private meeting with Buzz Aldrin. Media should set up at 9:45am. Press conference will be from 10:00am–11:15am. Requests to attend this press conference should be submitted to:
Victoria Sánchez De Alba
De Alba Communications
Phone: (415) 670-9533 | Mobile: (650) 270-7810
PLEASE NOTE: Press releases pertaining to Splashdown 45 will be posted here in PDF format. The Museum's entire collection of Press Releases are available on our main website.
July 21, 2014 – City of Alameda Proclamation for July 26th
June 19, 2014 – USS Hornet Announces Winners of “Why I want to be an Astronaut” Essay Contest — View winning entries here: Grace Teuscher and Khushi Randev
- May 29, 2014 – California Casualty Comes Onboard as Title Sponsor for Splashdown 45
May 12, 2014 – Jimmy Doolittle Center now a Sponsor of Splashdown 45
- February 10, 2014 – USS Hornet Museum to Host Splashdown 45 (Save the Date)
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