Click here to read about the space shuttle flight of former San Carlos resident Col. Rex Walheim, graduate of Terra Linda Middle School and San Carlos High, who made 3 space walks of over 20 hours duration during a recent mission to the International Space Station. Col. Walheim describes the local sites he could see from space, including San Carlos Airport.

Appeared in the March 5, 2008 edition of the Palo Alto Daily News.