Sent in by Joe Reynolds

Tim Kopra grew up at 4935 Strass, just around the corner from me. He is an astronaut who will be part of the crew on International Space Station Expedition 18-19, flying on Space Shuttle STS-127 – launch June/July.

See press release "NASA Assigns Crews for STS-127 and Expedition 19 Missions." Click here to read Tim's entry in