The Astronaut Wives Club “Landing” Season Finale 2015

The Astronaut Wives Club

The ABC tv show The Astronaut Wives Club “Landing” Episode 10 airs Thursday, August 20 at 8pm on the ABC Television Network. In tonight’s season finale episode, it’s 1969, and Apollo 11′s historic moon landing is cause for worldwide celebration and a high point for the Astro-families. The wives are interviewed for a TV documentary on the space program, Gordo is passed over for the next mission, and Trudy faces some big decisions about her personal and professional future. Betty finds a powerful way to honor Gus’s legacy and advocate for change. In April 1970, the nation watches the fraught voyage of Apollo 13.

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.