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Today, we invite Jean Wright to the program. Jean is among 18 seamstresses in the important function of Area Shuttle bus Thermal Security Expert. Jean and her colleagues, who called their group “The Sew Siblings,” utilized device and hand stitching to construct, develop, and repair work thermal security flight hardware and parachutes that were utilized on the Area Shuttle bus program and Orion.

Jean presently works as a Docent at the Shuttle bus Atlantis show at Kennedy Area Center Visitors Complex where she informs and amuses visitors. She belongs to NASA’s Speakers Bureau and as such represents NASA at civic, expert, academic, and public occasions.

Among the greatest delights for Jean was being asked by Mark Armstrong, boy of Neil Armstrong, to cut and get ready for auction pieces of historical muslin material from the Wright Brothers’ 1903 Leaflet that his dad had actually reached the moon aboard the Apollo 11 Lunar Module!

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