TOM JONES

ASTRONAUT SPEAKER

Scientist, Author, Pilot and NASA Astronaut

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Ask the Astronaut
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Sky Walking
An Astronaut's Memior
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Planetology
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Hell Hawks!
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About Dr. Tom Jones

Thomas D. Jones, PhD, is a scientist, author, pilot, and veteran NASA astronaut. In more than eleven years with NASA, he flew on four space shuttle missions to Earth orbit. On his last flight, Dr. Jones led three spacewalks to install the centerpiece of the International Space Station, the American Destiny laboratory. He has spent fifty-three days working and living in space.

 

 

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Today is 24th anniversary of STS-68 Endeavour's 1st launch attempt w/ SRL-2. We reached T-1.9 seconds before orbite… t.co/89bOxkw7J8

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Thx to @ShenandoahNPS & @DelawareNorth for inviting me to speak last Sat. during their Night Sky Festival. Signed… t.co/X233m3GmYr

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Ride the centrifuge! @NASA gave me a highly accurate simulation of the shuttle's 8.5-minute ride to orbit at Brooks… t.co/aURUudmYL2

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