Gennady Ivanovich Padalka is a Russian Air Force officer and an RKA cosmonaut. Padalka currently has the world record for the most time spent in space.
In March we had the great pleasure of welcoming Rick Mastracchio to talk to some 360 pupils.
Whenever possible Space Lectures takes their astronaut guests to local schools: to inspire the children as we all have been inspired. On Friday morning Oyster Park Primary School in Castleford rolled out the red carpet for the McCandless’s and they could not have been more welcoming.
During April 2017 retired United States Navy Captain Scott D. Altman joined us and made his first public appearance in the UK.