Space Lectures is delighted to confirm that in April 2017, retired United States Navy Captain Scott D. Altman will be joining us for his first public appearance in the UK
The world’s first “space twins”, retired US Navy Captain Mark Kelly and former NASA astronaut and retired US Navy Captain Scott Kelly will be sharing a wealth of Shuttle and ISS experiences, most recently Scott’s historic one year mission with our very own Tim Peake aboard the ISS.
General Tom Stafford, A pioneering astronaut with an enviable spaceflight record, his NASA days formed just part of an amazing career to which ALL of his contemporaries could only aspire. A veteran of 4 historic space missions, he is also largely responsible for 60% of the current US Air Force strike capability -stealth bombers to F16s, refuelling tankers to Tomahawk missiles.
We first invited Jim Lovell to Pontefract 6 years ago. It finally took a ringing endorsement from Fred Haise and a bit of "googling" by Jim (of Space Lectures) to make it happen.