Kate Chastain From ‘Below Deck’ Has Special Ties to the Space Shuttle Program

by Jeremy Spirogis
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Being from the Space Coast of Florida, Kate Chastain from Below Deck is an enormous fan of NASA’s Space Shuttle program.

Kate Chastain from 'Below Deck'
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Chastain not too long ago tracked a latest launch with the primary try being scrubbed as a result of inclement climate. “It’s been thunderstorms all day here on @flaspacecoast Anyone want to bet me $50 that this #CrewDragon launch gets canceled?” she tweeted on the first attempt on May 27.

Eventually, astronauts Doug Hurley and Bob Behnken affectionately referred to easily as “Bob and Dave” on social media, had liftoff. Chastain shared the expertise on social media, plus revealed just a few enjoyable details about her household ties to this system.

The Space Shuttle program is a household affair

Chastain shared that the household connection started along with her grandfather. “My grandfather being the Air Force Colonel/doctor was in charge of early space medicine,” she shared on her Instagram story. She additionally posted the remark together with a photograph of a monkey holding a newspaper.

“Enos, the space monkey attacked my grandfather during a checkup,” she added. Her father then took the household baton as a diver.

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“My dad worked on the NASA dive team,” she shared together with a photograph. “Take your daughter to work day was fun.”

Maybe Chastain ought to keep it up the custom? “So basically I feel like I’m the number one candidate for space stewardess when they make space travel open to the public,” she added.

She additionally shared enjoyable details (and watched the launch)

Chastain additionally shared some enjoyable details about this system. The Space Coast space code is 321 is “in honor of 3-2-1 blast off!” Also, “Gravity has been played in outer space — it was the wake up music for the astronauts on Space Shuttle Endeavor in 2007.”

Chastain’s new house is shut sufficient to the launchpad so she may see the spectators ready for the launch. She shared a video of the gathering crowds as she nervously sipped wine from her porch. She was involved the second try can be deserted due to rain.

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However, blue skies emerged and Bob and Doug went to area. She joked on Twitter about how her Bumble choices diminished as a result too. “Bob and Doug went to space. There goes my bumble options….but I’m happy for them. I guess,” she tweeted.

If Bumble doesn’t work out, she will be able to additionally reconnect with outdated boyfriends

Chastain not too long ago shared a brand new Bravo mission she’d been engaged on known as Ghosted. The present premise is for Chastain to reconnect with earlier romances who she ghosted. She seems to be prepared to search out the proper particular person and has embarked upon a relationship experiment (with cameras). “I believe in karma, and now that I’m back out in the dating world, I don’t want to be ghosted,” she mentioned. “So I think, before I move forward with my right swipes, I need to reconcile my left swipes.”

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The episode exhibits that she ghosted (or blew off) a person as a result of he used the phrase, “giggled” which apparently was a flip off for Chastain. The man had the whole lot too. A overseas automotive restore store, he was humorous … however the date went south. She mentioned they went to dinner and he returned from the restroom and mentioned, “And he drops his statement, ‘You know when I was in the bathroom I thought about what you said earlier and it made me giggle.’”

“Would I be able to have sex with a guy who giggles?” she ponders within the clip. “He chose that word, so I’m just reassessing my decision-making process.”

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