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    1 October 2015


    The United Nations Office for Outer Space Affairs (UNOOSA)

    in co-operation with:

     the Austrian Space Forum

    and the Austrian Ministry for Transport, Innovation and Technology

    invites media representatives to attend an

    Advance Screening of 'The Martian'

    In celebration of World Space Week

    Wednesday, 7 October 2015, at 7.30 p.m.

    BURG KINO, Opernring 19, 1010 Wien

    Introductory remarks by:

    Simonetta Di Pippo
    Director, Office for Outer Space Affairs, UNOOSA

    Norbert Frischauf
    Austrian Space Forum

    With a special video from NASA's Jet Propulsion Laboratory


    Places are limited for media representatives with official press credentials. Email sinead.harvey[at] to register. The deadline for registration is 5 p.m. on Friday 2 October. Photo identification will be required for entry.

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    For more information please contact:

    Sinead  Harvey 
    United Nations Office for Outer Space Affairs (UNOOSA)
    Telephone: (+43-1) 26060-8718 
    Email: sinead.harvey[at]