Ron Garan


Husband, Father, Social Entrepreneur, Pizza Aficionado, TBD... #Optimistic4OurFuture, Occasionally Spend Time in Low Earth Orbit or on the Bottom of the Ocean

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Training in Star City to backup the Exp25 mission

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Walking to our first Soyuz crew sim as the Exp25 backup crew w/ Sergei + Oleg

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This bilboard says, "Best Show in the World" I have to agree. Hope to see them in Moscow soon

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Nice day at Peterhof just outside of St Petersburg

The “Commission” waits 2 hrs to ensure the Sokol spacesuit fits while pressurized before they give their “Stamp of Approval”

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With the spacesuit experts at Звезда after a successful Sokol spacesuit check

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Me and the spacesuit i'll fly in at the fit-check at Звезда facility in Moscow

Extreme Makeover: High altitude construction work w/ Mike Fossum almost 2 years ago on STS-124 (I'm #7)

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Hoping to see #U2 in Москве this Aug; w/ The Edge at controls of Space Shuttle simulator a few months ago

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Ironic that I was living on bottom of ocean when I found out a mermaid cemetery was discovered

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4 yrs ago this week NEEMO9 practicing lunar exploration on bottom of ocean Aquarius: World's only undersea lab

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4 year anniversary of the NEEMO9 mission April 3-20 '06 18 days on bottom of ocean I’ll post more px’s during weeks ahead

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With Paolo Nespoli preparing for H2O survival training in the Hydrolab, Star City Russia last month

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Prelaunch in Alaska w/STS124 crew+FD A. Hasbrook Represents:4 every member on crew R 1000's who make it happen on D ground

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One of the hardest parts of a 6-hour training run in the Neutral Buoyancy Lab is squeezing into the spacesuit

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Getting ready to take the plunge!

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Mike Fossum & I back in the NBL for 1st time since STS-124 Great run It was great to be back!

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Flew a T-38 today. Great to get back in the jet after returning from Russia!

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Fits like a glove!

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Soyuz seat liner mold in Moscow

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