Leroy Chiao

Leroy Chiao

The current NASA astronaut
I had done everything I could do as an astronaut, and we have a long line of inexperienced astronauts waiting for their first missions, and so my role really should be to step aside and help them prepare for their missions, rather than to try to get another mission.More Leroy Chiao quotes [09/29/2011 03:09:54]
I hope that China will continue with space exploration. It would be logical to have international co-operation. I hope that it will come about and that I can be involved in it.More Leroy Chiao quotes [09/29/2011 03:09:57]
As commander I was responsible for the overall success of the mission, and so I had to know at least a little bit about everything.More Leroy Chiao quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Tinkering is something we need to know how to do in order to keep something like the space station running. I am a tinkerer by nature.More Leroy Chiao quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
One of my challenges was to try to photograph the Great Wall of China. And I did actually take some photos, but it was hard to discern the wall with the naked eye.More Leroy Chiao quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]

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