Landing safely at 2:35am at Kennedy Space Center on 1st June, this was the last mission for Endeavour, the last of the shuttles to be built, and I had to reflect on what a successful project the space shuttle program has been.
Welcome to my trip from hell, a trip from Florida to London where so much just went wrong. Fortunately, although it was painful and incredibly frustrating at the time, I managed to see the funny side of it, as you will find out if you continue reading. Well the first […]
Having been postponed twice before, this evening’s launch of the Space Shuttle’s STS-119 mission was perfect. As launch time arrived, the sun had just gone down, but it was still light outside, and the sky was perfectly clear and turning turquoise as the light began to fade. I was all […]