Giffords will watch husband's shuttle launch in person

(CBS)- She's heading to Florida. Recovering Arizona Congressional Rep. Gabrielle Giffords has been cleared to attend her husband's space shuttle launch, this Friday.

And some other good news, Giffords can now walk a little and is trying to improve her coordination.

She's recovering from a bullet wound to the brain after a gunman opened fire at a political event she was hosting in Tucson, back in January.

Her husband is astronaut Mark elly, and he's part of the crew that will take the space shuttle Endeavor on it's final mission.

Mark Kelly's twin brother, Scott, is not only a fellow astronaut, but also a University of Tennessee graduate


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