Category Archives: Aviation and Space

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First how to video

I just posted my first how to video on changing the brake pads on the Phoenix motor glider. I will be making new videos on maintenance procedures for the aircraft in the future, so watch for them.   Advertisements

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Christmas Eve preps if described by NASA’s Mission Control

The link below is an audio file I preserved from my days working at Kennedy Space Center on the Space Shuttle. Don’t remember where I got it from, but I choose to keep it alive by posting it every year at about this time. It explains the … Continue reading

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Finding time to blog back in the real world

Jeez! SO much to write about but no time to do it. I don’t think I’ll catch up with everything that went on during my leave and return to Afghanistan, but may do it as more time is freed up. … Continue reading

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Story interrupted…

Been home for a while now and haven’t blogged in a while. Writing has been displaced by a normal life full of the normal distractions. I think about writing of our Costa Rican vacation that we took while I was … Continue reading

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What happened?

I recently added a post but decided that maybe I’ll wait to publish it. Hope everyone had a good new year and can look forward to a better one!

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New job, another strange vehicle

The end of last year was an interesting one- I left the space program after 22 years and became an unemployed, mid-40’s space shuttle worker ready to market my skills. After about a month, I was picked up by Lockheed … Continue reading

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Nov 11, 2010- KSC Update, end of an era

I took the voluntary layoff on October 1, 2010. It was a little scary and weird to know that after 22 years, my work is done here. Am glad I got to know the people I worked with and met … Continue reading

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