Detail View: NASA Johnson Space Center Collection: Views of the STS-2 crew arrival at Ellington AFB, and with V.P. George Bush

Title: 
Views of the STS-2 crew arrival at Ellington AFB, and with V.P. George Bush
Description: 
Astronauts Joe Engle and Richard H. Truly share a stand with family and collegues (such as Dr. Christopher C. Kraft, Jr., JSC Director) following their arrival at Ellington Air Force Base from NASA Dryden (39542); A large crowd at Ellington on the evening of Nov. 14, 1981 to greet the STS-2 crew members (39543); Vice President George Bush joins Astronauts Engle, left, and Truly for their first breakfast in Houston following their touchdown (39544,39546); Vice President Bush talks on public address system following breakfast with Engle and Truly. Dr. Kraft stands near the Vice President (39545); Vice President Bush talks with Astronauts Engle, right, and Truly after breakfast at the Gilruth Center. Dr. Kraft is on the far left of the photo (39547).
Date Taken: 
1981-11-15
Program: 
Shuttle
Mission: 
STS-002
facet_who: 
Dr. Christopher C. Kraft
facet_where: 
Ellington Field
Photo ID: 
S81-39543
Film Type: 
35mm
UID: 
SPD-JSC-S81-39543
original url: 
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