Final Shuttle Crew Welcome Ceremony Today! Open to the Public

by on Jul.22, 2011, under NASA, Space Exploration

Welcome STS-135 Crew in Houston

JSC Special: Celebrate the STS-135 Crew’s Homecoming Friday, July 22!

If you missed the launch, you don’t have to miss the crew!

You’re invited to Ellington Field Hangar 990 on Friday, July 22, at 4 p.m. to honor Commander Chris Ferguson, Pilot Doug Hurley and Mission Specialists Rex Walheim and Sandy Magnus at the STS-135 Crew Return Ceremony.

Along with JSC Director Mike Coats, family, friends, colleagues and public guests are invited to wish the Atlantis crew well as they return from a successful mission in space. Gates to Ellington Field will open at 3:30 p.m.

Please note: Crew return is open to the public; no JSC badge is needed.

Also note, the hangar is not air-conditioned. Water is provided, but dress accordingly.

Map is HERE



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