Herrington has spent his life as a proud Chickasaw member serving as a U.S. Naval Aviator and an astronaut for NASA.
In episode 64 of Rosetta Stone Chickasaw, Nashoba speaks with astronaut John Herrington about his time in space.
aba' no̲wa' — astronaut • wakaa —to fly • aba pílla — space • aba pílla aa-áyya'sha' — space station • naki' tokafa' — rocket • holissochi — write • ayachi — to send off, make go • oskola' — flute • yaalhipa — helmet • falamat ala — return • yaakni' — earth, land • piini' wakaa' — space shuttle
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