Pilot of the area Shuttle Endeavour whose wife was almost killed with a deranged gunman throughout a political rally. He was area of the STS missions 108, 121, 124, and 134. His 1st objective to space was towards the International Space Train station in 2001, and he visited space three even more times pursuing that. In 2013 he and his wife began a political actions committee advocating accountable gun possession and keeping weapons from the psychologically sick. After his wife Gabrielle Giffords survived a gunshot wound to the top in Tucson, Az, the two published a publication about their encounters in assisting her recover. His sibling Scott Kelly also became an astronaut. Chief executive Barack Obama individually travelled to Az to console him and his wife, and additional victims from the Arizona shooting.