A new television drama series based on the book by Lily Koppel, The Astronaut Wives Club 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.
Preview "Three White Horses" by Andrew Bird from episode 5, "Flashpoint."
Preview "Reckless Love" by Bleachers from episode 3, "Retroattitude."
The world watches as Neil Armstrong makes history.
Jo announces that Wally took the job in Denver.
Before Alan's surgery, the doctor talks to Louise about the risks.
Betty Grissom lays her husband Gus to rest.
Alan & Deke give a speech in Gus Grissom's honor.
The Astronaut Wives speculate on a new arrival.
The Astronaut Wives get marital advice from NASA.
Louise finds Alan unable to stand or walk.
Is someone after Betty's husband?
John calls Trudy with frightening news about Gordo.
Trudy plants a kiss on Gordo.
The Mercury wives meet NASA's new stars.
The astronauts and their wives face the prospect of a nuclear war.
Marge tries to get Deke ungrounded.