Scott Kelly. You may have heard of him. He clearly hasn’t really accomplished much in life as he is just a former military fighter pilot and test pilot, an engineer, a retired astronaut, and a retired U.S. Navy captain. No big deal. The man is a veteran of four space flights, having commanded the International Space Station (ISS) on three expeditions and was a member of the yearlong mission to the ISS. In October 2015, he set the record for the total accumulated number of days spent in space, the single longest space mission by an American astronaut. He also happens to have an equally accomplished twin brother, Mark Kelly. Talk about reaching for the stars!
Celebrating the publishing of his new book, Endurance: A Year in Space, A Lifetime of Discovery, Scott Kelly is touring the country and one of his last stops will be in Washington! I will be attending the November 16 event at University Books and I hope to see you there!
Thursday, November 16 at 3 p.m.
8629 120th Ave NE
Kirkland, WA 98033
Costco Member ID required for entrance.
Thursday, November 16 at 7 p.m.
University Books at University Temple United Methodist Church
1415 NE 43rd St
Seattle, WA 98105
In conversation with Andrew McIntosh, aerospace reporter from the Puget Sound Business Journal
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Friday, November 17 at 4 p.m.
Joint Base Lewis-McChord Exchange
Military ID required for entrance. Signing Only.
Signing Only. Book Purchase on-site restricted to those with a military ID; Any non-military attendees that would like to attend will need to bring a book to be signed. Military ID includes anyone who can shop at an exchange – active duty from all branches and their dependents; retirees and their dependents; Red Cross personnel; DoD personnel; National Guard and Reserves; and more.