Aboard the International Space Station, Expedition 50 Commander Shane Kimbrough of NASA discussed life and research aboard the orbital laboratory during an in-flight interview Nov. 29 with KSBJ-FM . Expedition 46 Commander Scott Kelly of NASA is seen after returning to Ellington Field, Thursday, March 3, 2016 in Houston, Texas after his return to Earth the previous day.. US Business Directory. State: Texas. Businesses starting with SP. Page 106.. From snoring in space to Earth observations Through the magic of radio, Expedition 8 Commander Michael Foale recently met with more than 900 people while he was orbiting the Earth.. Approve $70 million to fund U.S. Space Command, Outgoing Air Force Secretary Heather Wilson, who will resign in coming weeks to become president of the University of Texas at El Paso, has been . Lawmakers from Alabama and Texas to California and Colorado are jockeying to be chosen as the permanent home of U.S. Space Command. Space Command was created at the height of the Cold War, when the U.S. government brought outer space-focused resources from all of the military branches together under centralized leadership..