Guns In Spaaaaacceeeee

He has a gun?

Every spacecraft carries survival gear for crash landings, and the Russian Soyuz has a kit that includes the gun.A photo of a space tourist using one version of the weapon is posted on his Web site. But although the gun has been there for as long as the space station has been in orbit, its existence is kept quiet. NASA and Russian officials won’t talk publicly about it.

I found this both interesting and just a little scary.

Then again, he is ready for the aliens…

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