Col. Jack Robert Lousma
USMC, Ret. (born February 29, 1936) is an American astronautaeronautical engineer, retired United States Marine Corps officer, former naval aviatorNASA astronaut, and politician. He was a member of the second crew, Skylab-3, on the Skylab space station in 1973. In 1982, he commanded STS-3, the third Space Shuttle mission. Lousma was inducted into the United States Astronaut Hall of Fame in 1997. He is the last living crew member of both of his spaceflights.
He was the tech on ground when Apollo 13 called and said Houston we have a problem.
Jack talked about the kids and their journey in life.