Vice President Pence Voids NASA Hardware Warranty (Update)

Keith's update: Official NASA response to the Pence "Do Not Touch" Photo: "The 'do not touch' signs are there as a day-to-day reminder, including the one visible on the titanium Forward Bay Cover for the Orion spacecraft. Procedures require the hardware to be cleaned before tiles are bonded to the spacecraft, so touching the surface is okay. Otherwise, the hardware would have had a protective cover over it like the thermal heat shield, which was nearby."

So in other words "do not touch" means "you can touch". Only at NASA.

Keith's note: Unlike some aspects of this White House Vice President Pence has a sense of humor. Well played.

Keith's note: KSC Director Bob Cabana had one thing to do during the walk through ... Larger view.

Mike Pence Touches NASA Equipment Labeled 'Do Not Touch', Becomes Instant Meme, Gizmodo

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