Going back to the beginning of launch week…..
The crew spends some days in quarantine at JSC and then they fly down by T-38. The spouses and kiddos flew down about the same time so we could be there to watch them land.
Upon Arrival at KSC they walked by us and Ken opened his arms to give me a hug so of course I walked over to take advantage of that. Little did we know we weren’t really supposed to do that there…. Oops! Oh well!
(Apparently it was okay when Dottie hugged Aki cuz she’s a fellow Astro.)
Wouldn’t you love to have a T-38 jet as your mode of transportation? I know I sure would!!!
Upon arrival the crew gave a quick press conference and then they were off to crew quarters!