December 2013

Astronaut Mark Kelly joins World View’s near-space balloon team

December 10th, 2013|Categories: News, Photography, Video|Tags: , , , , , |

Retired astronaut Mark Kelly, who commanded the second-last space shuttle mission — and spent months at the side of his wife, Gabrielle Giffords, while the congresswoman recovered from a near-fatal shooting in 2011 — has joined a venture to send tourists 100,000 feet up to get their own space-style view [...]