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    Betty Skelton Oral History Interview

    Betty Skelton Frankman was interviewed about her life and career. Betty Skelton was a pilot who in 1959 was the first woman to volunteer to undergo the same medical and psychological…

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    Alan Shepard Oral History Interview

    Alan Shepard was interviewed about his career. He was the first American in space, and also was the fifth person to walk on the moon. 
    This interview was part of an oral history…

    1,410 views
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    M. Scott Carpenter Oral History Interview

    Scott Carpenter was interviewed about his career. He was the second American to orbit the Earth and the fourth American in space. He was also an aquanaut.
    This interview was part…

    950 views
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    Wally Funk Oral History Interview

    Wally Funk was interviewed about her life and career.
    In 1961 Mary Wallace Funk volunteered for the ñWomen in Spaceñ Program. A group of women went to the Lovelace Clinic where the…

    753 views
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    Robert Crippen Oral History Interview, Part 1

    Robert Crippen talked about his life and career as a NASA astronaut and as director of both the space shuttle program and of the Kennedy Space Center. He recalled his pioneering work…

    563 views
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    L. Gordon Cooper Oral History Interview

    Leroy Gordon Cooper, Jr., was interviewed about his career. He was one of the seven original astronauts in Project Mercury.
    This interview was part of an oral history program at the…

    497 views
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    Fred Haise Oral History on Apollo 13

    Former astronaut and Apollo 13 lunar module pilot Fred Haise talked about the failed Apollo 13 mission to the moon. He was interviewed for the NASA Johnson Space Center Oral History…

    459 views
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    Former NASA Flight Director Gerry Griffin Oral History, Part 1

    In the first of this two-part interview, former NASA flight director, flight controller and Johnson Space Center director, Gerald Griffin talked about his role on the Gemini…

    379 views
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    Former Astronaut Vance Brand Oral History

    Former astronaut Vance Brand talked about the 1975 Apollo-Soyuz mission, why this co-mission was important, what it was like learning from and training with the Soviets, and how the two…

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    Robert Crippen Oral History Interview, Part 2

    Robert Crippen talked about his life and career as a NASA astronaut and as director of both the space shuttle program and of the Kennedy Space Center. He recalled his pioneering work…

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    Former Astronaut Joe Kerwin Oral History, Part 1

    In the first half of this two-part interview, former NASA astronaut and science pilot for the first SkyLab mission, Joseph Kerwin, talked about the process of becoming an astronaut, his…

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    Former NASA Flight Director Gerry Griffin Oral History, Part 2

    In the second of the this two-part interview, Gerald Griffin, former NASA flight director, flight controller, and Johnson Space Center director, talked about transitioning from master…

    219 views
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    Space Shuttle 25th Anniversary

    Veterans of the first Space Shuttle talk with Johnson Space Center employees about the first Space Shuttle flight and answered questions from the audience.

    John Young and Robert Crippen…

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    Former Astronaut Joe Kerwin Oral History, Part 2

    In the second of the this two part interview, former NASA astronaut for the first SkyLab mission, Joseph Kerwin, talked about experimenting with weightlessness, the mission launch and…

    201 views
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    Columbia Shuttle Explosion Technical Briefing

    Officials spoke to reporters about the loss of the Space Shuttle Columbia ad it reentered the earth’s atmosphere. Among the topics they addressed were contingency plans to…

    186 views
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    Space Shuttle Return to Flight

    NASA officials provided an overview of mission STS-114, which would be the first flight of a space shuttle since the Columbia accident. The launch of Discovery on its Return to Flight…

    165 views
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    Shuttle Columbia Accident

    Mr. Cain talked about the loss of the Space Shuttle Columbia on February 1st. He responded to questions from reporters.

    139 views
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    Space Shuttle Atlantis Crew News Conference

    The crew members of Space Shuttle Atlantis for mission STS-115, planned for late August 2006, described their mission, which will include resumption of construction of the International…

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    Columbia Shuttle Technical Briefing

    Officials spoke to reporters about the loss of the Space Shuttle Columbia, efforts to recover debris, the status of the investigation into the accident, and the organization for the…

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    Space Shuttle Atlantis Landing Delay News Conference

    Officials spoke to reporters about the re-scheduling of the landing Space Shuttle Atlantis, STS-115 mission to the International Space Station. The landing had been delayed due to an…

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