Jose John May 15, 2016 No Comments
SUNITA WILLIAMS Sunita Williams is an American lady of Indian origin. She is the second woman of Indian heritage to have been selected by NASA for a space mission after Kalpna Chawla and the second astronaut of Slovenian heritage after Ronald M. Sega. She holds three records for female space travellers, longest space flight (195 days) number of space walks (four) and total time spent on space walks (29 hours and 17 minutes). Sunita William’s was born on 19th September 1965 at Euclid-Ohio in America. Her parents Deepak Pandya and Bonnie Pandya reside in Falmouth Massachusetts. Dr. Deepak Pandya is a famous neuroanatomist. Williams roots on her father’s side go back to Gujarat in India and she has been to India to visit her father’s family. She is married with Michael J. Williams. Williams took with her to the International Space Station (ISS) a copy of Bhagavad Gita, a small figurene of Ganesha and some samosas. She received a tube of wasabi in a progress space of resupply mission in response to her request for more spicy food in March 2007. Opening the tube, which was packaged at one environmental pressure the get like paste was formed out in the lower pressure of the ISS. ¬†Sunita Williams passed High...
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