Posts Tagged ‘Apollo’

I had the pleasure of meeting and speaking with an astronaut just one time. It was an honor and I admit to being a little tongue tied. I think to fully appreciate the story you need to know a little background first. I was born in 1959, just as the space race was beginning. President […]

This week ends the Space Shuttle Program. 135 flights, 5 spacecraft built, 2 lost with crew. The accomplishments of the program are immense, launching satellites, building the International Space Station, repairing the Hubble Space Telescope and many, many more. Last week The President marked the end of the program with these words: “Well, this mission […]