Mar 10, 2008- Last night

I was on the flight deck performing a switchlist when a couple of ASPs (astronaut support personnel) came in to check the cockpit configuration and do comm checks with Houston and MILO. One of them was Kathy Hire, former KSC engineer and astronaut. We talked for a short time before things started to get busy. It was a nice surprise to meet her. Never know who you are going to run into sitting inside the vehicle!

Haven’t decided whether I will stick around for the launch yet. Probably will, but we’ll see how I feel once I’m at work.


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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