The Astronaut Wives Club “Retroattitude” Episode 3


The Astronaut Wives Club “Retroattitude” Season 1 Episode 3 airs Thursday, July 2 at 8pm on the ABC Television Network. In tonight’s episode, it’s Scott Carpenter’s turn to go up, and as the world – and the Astronaut Wives – ready themselves for his launch, Rene receives the opportunity to tell her own story, in her own words, in LIFE Magazine. Meanwhile, tensions flare as Deke deals with some troubling news of his own that questions his future as an astronaut, but all the while, the women come together to support each other. It’s onward to Houston.

Show Summary: A new television drama series based on the book by Lily Koppel, focuses on seven women who were key players behind some of the biggest events in American history. 

As America’s astronauts were launched on death-defying missions, the lives of their young wives were transformed, seemingly overnight, from military spouses to American royalty. As their celebrity rose, and tragedy began to touch their lives, they rallied together.