Oct 10, 2006- My Pic with C. Yeager (kinda)

Oh yeah! I forgot to mention– the picture you see is me with Chuck Yeager’s lifesize bronze statue that was recently unveiled at Edwards AFB. I was on the contingency landing team out there for Atlantis’s STS-115 mission. The stone next to it is dedicated to his breaking of the sound barrier back on Oct. 14, 1947. Both of these are on the corner of an intersection across from the library (I think). Kinda weird because it isn’t a park or memorial of anything, but I guess they have so much space out there you can put stuff around and eventually it will fill in.


About John Sep

Former Space Shuttle aerospace technician and private pilot now looking towards the next great adventure. Soon to be heading home from my overseas assignment! Transfered my blog from MySpace to here so check my older stuff for info and pictures from my days in space shuttle processing- lots of behind the scenes stuff! He drew pics, flew planes, fought fires and helped launch people into space - what will he do next?
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2 Responses to Oct 10, 2006- My Pic with C. Yeager (kinda)

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