On the ground in Prestwick , Scotland, to refuel. Blue sky day, Nature smiling on us. Was 1st h
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On the ground in Prestwick , Scotland, to refuel. Blue sky day, Nature smiling on us. Was 1st here in 1977 - who could have predicted this?
(Type: status | Published: 2013-05-14T17:21:10+0000 | Likes: 11525 | Shares: 362)
[Lorna McLaren] - Scotland Welcomes You! :D
[Tamara Tongatule] - ha ha ha I was born in 1977
[Jason Kack] - have a safe trip back to your family. We miss you already in space :(
[Lynn Leckie] - Welcome to Scotland xx
[Monica Hunter] - a bit belated but welcome back to earth
[Caroline A McBride] - welcome to Scotland :)
[Reya Mellicker] - Hope we get to see pics of you on the ground. <3
[Karen Bashem Rahal] - Going to miss your amazing photos, but so glad you're back safely. Thanks for all you do. :)
[Blanaid Hoffman] - Pop over to Ireland will ya? I'll put the kettle on :)
[Jennifer Tokarev] - Scotland Forever!
[Patrick Tu] - Great status, Commander
[Jacqueline Kelly] - Welcome back....
[Carley McCarlison] - How's the gravity treating you? :)
[Daniela Innes] - Thanks for sharing the last 5 months with us.
[Pam Hellyer] - Welcome to Scotland.....
[Johnchuck Rapple] - Pop over to Dublin for a jar
[Gary Miller] - Happy to have you in my homeland sir. Welcome to Scotland and congratulations on a great job.
[Maeve Maguire] - Can you please come to Vancouver Island so we can throw roses and admiration at you?
[Nathanael Peters] - Your career probably predicted this.
[Marianne Russell] - sorry the Leafs lost :(
[Helen Price] - Welcome to Scotland/UK - Enjoy Summer!
[Michelin NormaJean] - good to know you are safe and sound. welcome home.
[Lori Wilson-Gaudet] - Hope you can explore Glasgow before you return! Thanks for the memories!! Go Canada!!
[Yvonne Bolton] - Welcome to the UK
[Jim O'Neill] - indeed a blue sky in scotland, no one could have predicted that. :p
[Claire Wylie] - 2 mins from my house Chris pop in for a cuppa
[Gary Allen] - Welcome to the UK.. in Prestwick.. you are like Elvis... Safe home Commander
[Simon Nicks] - Chris - your posts have been amazing and have given us so much to talk about on the radio - we would love to have you on the show here in the UK once you have spent some quality time with you family!
Once again thanks :)
[Trish Barclay] - Pop up to Perth for a cup of tea :-)
[Eleanor Alia Barrett] - A lovely day to come home to Earth. :) Welcome back, sir!
[Didie Wells] - *waves from Edinburgh*
[Tony Kiely] - the only part of the U K the king elvis touched
[Jamie Paul Emms] - I don't think anybody could have predicted a blue sky day in Scotland lol
[Chantal Fortin] - Happy reunion with your family!
[Amanda Brenchley Gray] - How are the legs?
[Caroline Anderson] - You are not far from me :D
[Rhonda Reasor] - PICS!!! or it didn't happen!! ;) (welcome back! but I sure miss your Dailies!!) -- HUGs
[Mhairi Cummins] - Cool place to stop. Enjoy it, however briefly.
[Dora Marie] - Welcom back, loved your videos : )
[Mhairi Jarvie] - That's the only place Elvis ever landed in Scotland too!!
[Joan Massey] - Enjoy the wonderful air in Scotland!! So glad to have you safely back again! Looking forward to having you home in Canada, too! :-)
[Jill Kruse] - Enjoy the rest of your journey...and keep us posted!
[Kam Stephens] - Thank you for the amazing pics. Was like a voyage for us all.
[Gavin Keaty] - Welcome home Col. Hadfield. To Earth that is…a few more hours until Canada!
[Courtney Ackland] - Going to miss all your amazing footage from space!! But glad to have you back on Earth and on your way home to Canada!! <3
[Nicholas Richard Messinger] - Good to hear you are back safe.
[Joanne Fortune] - welcome to sunny scotland - u r an inspriration!
[Nickie Heaton] - Welcome to UK, and well done on your epic journey!
[Kathleen Cunningham] - I'm waving at you from the East Irish coast!
[Jared Leggett] - Good to have you back sir. Hope all is well.
Col. Chris Hadfield: On the ground in Prestwick , Scotland, to refuel. Blue sky day, Nature smiling on us. Was 1st h - 50th Comments
[Eleanor Walker] - Welcome to Scotland! I went through Prestwick on the train earlier. Would've stuck about if I knew you'd be visiting!
[Eleanor Relf] - It's sunny in Scotland? Its been pouring down aaallll day here in Gloucestershire. The world's gone mad.
[Lynn Davis Bertie-Devine] - Glad you are safe and sound.
[Erika Gil] - after so much beauty out there, how do u feel? is it more beautiful in or out?
[Don L Haynes] - Glad you're safely on Earth again, but please tell me there's someone up there watching over us that will be taking over your awesome picture posting!
[Stacey Alexander] - When did you know that you wanted to be an astronaut? After 1977, I guess :)
[Pam Martin] - Safe travels! How was that coffee?
[Jacqueline Locke] - Ur on holy ground now. Have loved following u on the Iss.xx
[Chrissie Royal] - Wow - the UK is honoured to have you here, if only briefly! :)
[Danielle Duguay] - Fresh air must smell glorious! Welcome back.
[Babsy Ryan] - Prestwick is in Scotland guys not the UK
[Billy Corner] - At least it's sunny in prestwick, it's rainy in Glasgow
[Rhonda Bro] - dood you rock, but next time plug in the guitar, hahahahahah
[Nadine Martin] - Life is full of surprises. Who ever thought I would be on Facebook with as astronaut !!!
[Ross Grieve] - Blue sky Chris in the UK. I haven't seen one since 2001. Well done on a fantastic mission. Great photos.
[Benita Stevens] - Safe travels home.
[Colin Hamilton] - Welcome to Scotland
[Mhairi Jarvie] - You should spend longer here in Scotland and explore the places you pictured from space x
[Shooting Thepast] - who indeed, it's usually raining in bonnie Scotchland!
[Natalie Starling-Booth] - Welcome to the UK, not as pretty as it looks from up there though :)
[Yvette Feltham] - Welcome to the UK you have been a star here :-)
[Mark Wall] - Welcome back and thanks for all the tweets and photos!
[Ben Afra] - I hope you run for office with Justin Trudeau in 2015 , you will be a great science minister :)
[John Worsley] - Welcome to Great Britian Col Chris! Safe Journey home!
[Malcolm Storey] - Pure dead brilliant
[Marianne Hightman] - Ground control to Major... <3
[Marcel Max] - Back on earth and the first thing to do is to fly again... ah!
[Jamie McDonald] - Enjoy the Scottish fresh air fill your lungs with it
[Mary Ryan] - Come in to Glasgow, the Canadian contingent will buy you a drink!
[Alex Wallace] - Haha it's not been a blue sky day all day, had mad hail/rain showers as well. Wish it were possible to shake your hand while you were here.
[Catherine Baker] - Just watched your landing - and you're already in Bonnie Scotland!
[Mark Bowker] - Blue sky day at Prestwick? Are you sure?
[Susan Clarke] - Nip across to Ireland, you can stay at my house!
[Geoff Kent] - Just time for a wee dram then? Thanks again for all your posts & photos ... a brilliant job. Any idea when you're back in space?
[Colin Turner] - It's hard to predict blue skies in Scotland right enough! Hope you're enjoying Earth and Scotland :-).
[Rosemary Thomas] - Safe Journey, keep us updated on your rehab. Looking forward to
[Leonardo Saraiva] - im glad you are safe and sound. cheers from brazil
[Daren Pink] - the next journey must seem like nothing after the one you just had :)
[Elle Weild] - Welcome back to the big blue marble. Missing your shots from space :)
[Oliver Baum] - Always blue skies 2 u!
[Stuart Sinclair] - Welcome to sunny Scotland Chris - be grateful dude, we don't get to see the sun too often here in Scotland ;)
[John Headstrong] - Welcome to Scotland !
[Allan M Strang] - Welcome to gods country
[Vangie Bender] - Good to have you back on earth!
[Sean Dewitt ] - Hope gravity isn't bringing you down.... (pun intended) Glad you're back from space in one piece.... Canada is proud to have you here!
[Laura Keegan] - Welcome back to Bonnie Scotland!
[Heather Arnott] - Welcome to Scotland!
[Kim Hartland] - Blue sky? Scotland you sure? Lol xxx
[Russell Clarke] - Welcome back home, Colonel! And, thanks to your inspirational tweets and Facebook posts, you have demonstrated beyond all possible doubt that this Earth is one home for us all!
[JE Thomas] - As at now Scotland is part of the UK.
Col. Chris Hadfield: On the ground in Prestwick , Scotland, to refuel. Blue sky day, Nature smiling on us. Was 1st h - 100th Comments
[Claudia Sdrubb] - wish you safe trip back home, a warm welcome from your family and the time to relax and get used back to mother earth:-) Thank you a thousand times for your pictures, yes, we already miss you in space:-) Greetings from Germany...
[Oscar A. Gomez] - you are the man! welcome back to earth :)
[Roy Stevely] - Welcome to Scotland, however briefly. Haste ye back! :)
[Helen Ivy] - Enjoyed your comments so much while up in space, very enlightening, thank you for doing that !
[Davie Court] - I live ten miles away from the airport and you landed in a rare break from the rain, safe journey home!
[Erik Fritts] - Welcome back to Earth!
[Kerstin Ludwig] - Welcome back on earth. :)
[Ian Clark] - Great posts! Come visit Oxford, : )
[Chrissie Royal] - This time last night you were in Space - mind officially blown!
[Robert Jackson] - Nice to know you've stopped off in Scotland on your way back from space Chris !!! Welcome ! Have a safe journey back home. :)
[Sarah Tonner] - This is the only time I've wished to be in Prestwick! Welcome to the UK! X
[Bedlam Brian] - Welcome to Scotland buddy
[Holly Gollert Patterson] - Welcome home Chris! We are all so happy you are safe.
[Sue Barkhuisen] - You're just around the corner :) Edinburgh for a cuppa :)
[Daniel Teixeira Marques] - Bem-vindo novamente.....SAUDAÇÕES BRASILEIRAS!!!!
[Linda Harvey] - Oh wow you are close now, welcome to the UK.
[Miriam McCarthy Burnett] - Delighted for the safe and happy return :-)
[Robert Allen] - Have you seen Elvis?
[Luz Parsley] - First always"!""
[Donna Smith] - welcome home :)
[Mark Lowe] - are the press there
[Keven Anderson] - welcome to glasgow
[Christopher Hyslop] - Would loved to have known you were stopping in Prestwick I would have came down for a glimpse!
[Shaz Gray] - Welcome to Scotland!!
[Mary O Grady] - You are making news headlines here in the Emerald Isle again col hadfield. Glad you are safely back on earth.
[Paul Madden] - Giving you a wave as you fly over Ireland.
[Alison Bargh] - Welcome!! How amazing! Time to stay for a coffee/chat? (or a pint!) I could be there in 10mins!
[Laurie Spieker] - Continued Safe Travels to you ♥ You are inspiring!
[John Wilson] - halò, fàilte gu Alba!
Have a wonderful few hours in Scotland
[Carol Lennox] - Welcome home and thanks for all the info you have been sending us...
[Barry Murphy] - You'll hardy find fresher & cleaner air than up there. That's for sure. Suck it in :)
[Barry Colson] - Now, go home to Canada, and order a large Double-Double from Timmy's!
[Daphne M Whitson] - Safe flight home to your awaiting family, friends and fans!! You gave us a delightful insight into our world and space over the last five months ..... thank you!
[Sue Slater] - the uk salutes u xx
[Claudia Eggert] - may be a silly question.. but.. are you "able" to walk already? How is Tom doing? He looked less good among you 3 this morning :-/
[Alexis Cran] - Welcome to sunny Ayrshire tonight !
[Caroline Brown] - Omg ur about 2 miles away from me. Welcome home it's a beautiful evening on the west coast of Scotland. Ur a legend! Safe home. X
[Michał Małecki] - You're true hero, and the best astronaut that I know.
[Jonathan Ure] - welcome to Scotland and to Earth. You're an inspiration to a generation.
[Seamus Clogher] - Watched your Daughter being interviewed on Irish TV just now..... Welcome home Sir.
[Julie Bell] - Welcome back Col. Hadfield and many thanks for sharing your experiences with all of us on the blue planet.
[Eirwen Mitchell] - Welcome to the UK albeit for a short while xxx
[Tricia Bristow] - Welcome to the UK and have a safe journey home. BBC Radio 2 had a big slot today at lunchtime and played your song and spoke about how you have made space so much more accessible to the 'people'. You have gone viral!!!
[Charles Knister] - Welcome back Chris. What are you going to do now???
[Joannie Cowie] - my family is orginially from Scotland now we are in Windsor, previously Sarnia
[Dympna Morgan] - And you brought the sun with you ....!
[Nilton Cezar Pereira] - Welcome back Col. Chris Hadfield. Enjoy your family :)
[Mary Ann Neufeld] - Welcome back to Earth Col. you shared a amazing venture through your tweets, music and photos and I thank you as a fellow Canadian.I saw our planet Earth in a different light, totally beautiful and glorious and we should take better care ot it.
[Jeff Thompson] - Blue sky day in Scotland!!??!!...Yer jokein right??...
[Jamie Millar] - Have a lovely time Colonel!
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[Brian Aardvaark] - Chris, have you ever watched the sci-fi show called Defying Gravity? It was only 13 episodes unfortunately. Your experience and the wonder of space reminded me of it. You should try to watch it if you have time......
[Carol Hainey] - Lucky man! Not everyone gets to visit Prestwick twice :-)
[Calum Smith] - Failte gu Alba! Welcome to Scotland. Footsteps of the King ;-)
[Cj McClymont Warley] - Life is magical, isn't it!
[MaryAnn C. Timko] - Loved your song!
[Joannie Cowie] - so glad you are home CANADA IS SO PROUD OF YOU!!!
[Ethel House] - welcome home col.chris hadfield .
[Wendy Charkewycz] - Welcome back to earth
[Gordon Lomoth] - Was your trip to Prestwick with the Air Cadets?
[David Brett] - Welcome to Scotland
[Seonaid Elizabeth Adams] - We are going to miss your beautiful shots of The Earth from orbit. Safe journey :-)
[Rosemary Thomas] - Safe Journey, keep us all updated on your Rehab. Looking forward to a continued presence from you on Facebook. It was a Mind Expanding, Cultural exchanging and Fun journey with you !
[Mark Smith] - you've brought the sun......it's been raining all week
[Liz Eaglesham] - You are just down the road from me, stop in for a cup of tea!!!
[Nuala Burke] - Welcome home. We will miss your posts from space. Would love if you would keep us posted with you observations from earth from time to time!!
[Nicky Lawless] - welcome back Col. Maybe you can do a duet with your buddies still up there when you're recovered and rested :D safe trip home
[John Blue] - Welcome to Scotland!!
[Alex Wood] - Blue sky in Scotland? Guess you've earnt it.
[Alistair Cassidy] - Welcome to Scotland!
[Anna Marlow] - Welcome back to Earth - you have been a true inspiration! My children and I have watched your videos with awe and wonder...thank you!!
[Alistair Westwood] - Welcome to Britain, fine sir! Glad to hear you're back on Earth safely.
[Jean Donaldson] - Blimey if we'd known we'd have come and waved! Welcome back and thank you for all your amazing tweets, photos, songs and comments! x
[Amy Louise Harkins] - Can't believe you're in Scotland :-) glad the weather is decent for you. Scotland is in the UK Babsy!
[Kev Russell] - Shame ure not further south in the uk...u coulda popped in for a bacon sarnie and a cuppa tea..... Glad ure homeward bound...please don't stop with ure status updates ure a delightfull chap...and a modern icon!
[David Camelot] - was in london ont in 77, reading about findhorn scotland and a magical garden.
[Paddy Dillon] - Just watched your re-entry video posted by CSA, looked like quiet a ride. Shame you didnt stop in Dublin for fuel your quiet the celebrity there. Thanks for all the amazing pictures of Ireland and the rest of the world. Congradulations on your command of the ISS and welcome home.
[Gertrude Panzenberger Smith] - That's what's so great about it! Life being unpredictable I mean :)
[Victor Velasco] - welcome back warrior!
[Ben Makin] - Welcme to Scotland.
[Annette Dunphy] - God speed to Houston then home, Chris. Welcome back to planet Earth!
[Jan Richardson] - Breathe in the clean and clear Scottish air!
[Helen Knight] - Hooray! thank you for the beautiful pictures and welcome back to earth!
[Fiona Toms] - As a Scottish-Canadian (living in Oakville, but originally from Prestwick) I know you will be warmly welcomed and looked after over there. I was just 'home' a couple of weeks ago ... it is a beautiful place.
[Gail Beney] - iloved the singing
[Meghan Robert] - Getting closer to home!
[Lady-Joanne Anderson] - Welcome to Scotland
[Marc Lang] - We knew you were coming Chris and pulled a few strings. We get about 6 clear days a year. Enjoy.
[Elenna Loughlin] - From the east coast of Scotland...welcome back!
[Lisa Cummings Gardner] - Welcome to Scotland and have a safe journey home to your loved ones x
[Steven Coulter] - Blue sky in scotland. You've come to visit us on the one day of summer. And it was raining this morning :p
[Ann Kelly] - Won't be long before you are in arms of love ones!!!!
[Darin Peterman] - Welcome back Sir! You're a true pioneer! Love your pictures and commentary
[Yvonne Barnard] - Really enjoyed your updates and amazing pics from the ISS! Welcome to the UK! Thank you so much x
[Dale Romano] - You were the brightest star in our space-time for the whole while you were up in the wild black yonder.
[Isabel Guerreiro] - Nature smiling on us!!! beautiful phrase
[Claire Reynolds] - Welcome to Scotland! From a fellow Canadian!
[Allison Ewing] - Welcome to Scotland Colonel Chris! )just up the road in Glasgow. Haste ye back
[Terry Jenkins] - Love the music video you made! It's just wonderful :)
[Saul Vortex] - Right near my home town!
[Janet Davison] - So near yet so far!
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[Ken Hudson] - Just watched Major Tom with my boys. You have inspired me. Welcome home.
[Jane Morrison] - Weather nice in Scotland for a wee change lol :D
[Paul Roberts] - Welcome to the uk. Wow, what a journey. Congratulations on your safe landing and may the rest of you're journey be safe also.
[Peter M. Quinn] - am down the road man!
[Ian White] - Welcome home, following in the footsteps of Elvis who also landed at Prestwick! Thanks for the brilliant photos especially those of the UK.
[Earl Ay Cheffield] - Welcome Major Tom!
[Crawford Inglis] - You should have let me know, I'd have put the kettle on!
[Johnny Graham] - You took enough photos of Scotland from up high, fitting you end up here on the way home ;)
[Georgia Edgar] - Welcome Home Col Chris Hadfield ,, hugs to you and your family :)
[Michele Liverbird Owens] - Welcome to Scotland :D
[Hamish Donald] - Welcome to Scotland!
[Derrick Argent] - Ahh you should have stopped off for a pint !!!
[Luhê Cunha Castro] - welcome!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
[Rachel Fraser] - Welcome to sunny Ayrshire :-) It was raining here till a few hours ago. You must have brought the good weather with you! ☀☀☀
[Hamish Donald] - Elvis was there too!
[Angela Collier] - OH MY GOD!!! We're ten minutes from you!!! xx
[Anne McMenemy] - If I'd have known you were going to be in Prestwick I'd have popped down to wave at you!!
[Peggy Bonner-mc Laughlin] - Hello from Donegal!!
[Ariel Huang] - My son saw you on TV and said to me... "Mommy I know him! He is commander Chris Hadfield!! The best ever!!" (I was so surprised 'cuz as a new Canadian he knew your full name) Welcome back!!
[Ray Cherry] - Welcome home. Recover well. :)
[Teresa Weller] - Welcome to Scotland from another Scottish lass - loved all your tweets, videos etc. Brilliant. Thank you :)
[Janice Nutting] - You must've found the only bit of blue sky over the whole of the UK!!
[Pete Risk] - Have a dram of The good stuff whilst in scotland
[Helen Measures] - Your family must be so excited that you're going to be home soon and SO proud of your achievements :)
[Andrew McLaughlin] - Tell us you're coming next time, we'll give you a tour!
[Linda Castro] - welcome back to our big blue planet!
[Maggie Jean McNeil] - Welcome to Scotland!
[Brenda Haskins] - Enjoy your me time. You deserve it. Now get off the darn social networks and enjoy your space. No pun intended.
[Dimebag Darryl Thompson] - Who's gonna do us the pics now??? :(