Douglas H. Wheelock

@Astro_Wheels

Test Pilot; NASA Astronaut: STS-120 & ISS-25; Space Station Commander; Aspiring Poet; Inspired by quiet moments, kindness and the power of the spoken word.

Four years ago today (November 7, 2007) we touched down in the Space Shuttle Discovery, on runway 15 at the Kennedy Space Center.  238 orbits of the Earth, over 6 million miles, a lifetime of memories…and we were home.  Oh…the places you’ll go!

#STS120Tweetup #NASATweetup #Wheelers

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1903 days ago

Four years ago today (November 7, 2007) we touched down in the Space Shuttle Discovery, on runway 15 at the Kennedy Space Center. 238 orbits of the Earth, over 6 million miles, a lifetime of memories…and we were home. Oh…the places you’ll go!

#STS120Tweetup #NASATweetup #Wheelers

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a_cup_of_sea 1903 days ago

I'm waiting for the day... an angel flies down again... on this special runway... Someday... :-)

Geshiela 1903 days ago

Thanks for sharing your personal accounts of this wonderful journey :-)

lindaleigh 1903 days ago

What an awesome shot !!! She was my favorite shuttle of the fleet : )
Thanks for sharing all the wonderful memories of the best shuttle mission Ever..
#STS120Tweetup #Wheelers

guarabiragraadi 1903 days ago

po sempre quis ser um astronauta!

Daniel_Craig 1903 days ago

THX for sharing your memories and this fantastic pic, Doug. ;-)

GabrielleNYC 1903 days ago

Love to hear those stories one fine day - Gx