Year 9, Day 229 (Malcolm and Mirphe return home!)

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As the Aurora Crew Vehicle approaches Kerbin, Malcolm carefully removes the tape over the staging switch marked “DO NOT PRESS!”

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“<<audible CLUNK!>> Staging complete!  Whew!  That switch should have a cover over it or something!  ACV on approach for a water landing!”

-Malcolm

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The ACV races through the atmosphere!

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Until the parachute fires, and the command module splashes down gently in the ocean!

“A rescue mission that turned into a little adventure – nicely done!”

-Gene, Mission Control