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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…

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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…

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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…

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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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    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…

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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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    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…

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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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    Wally Funk Oral History Interview

    Wally Funk was interviewed about her life and career. br/ In 1961, Mary Wallace Funk volunteered for the “Women in Space” Program. A group of women went to the Lovelace…

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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…

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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…

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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…

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    Space Program Overview

    NASA officials spoke to reporters about the next space shuttle mission to the International Space Station. Space Shuttle Discovery, mission STS-116, was scheduled for launch no earlier…

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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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    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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    Space Shuttle Program News Conference

    NASA officials previewed the mission of Space Shuttle Atlantis, STS-115, planned for late August 2006. The mission will include resumption of construction of the International Space…

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    Space Shuttle Discovery Update

    Mr. Johnson spoke to reporters about recent operations by the shuttle crew, the results of exterior inspections, and the most recent Space Shuttle Discovery Mission Management Team…

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    Space Shuttle Discovery Update

    Mr. Shannon briefed reporters on the Space Shuttle Discovery mission and post-launch inspections on the first day of the mission. He also responded to questions from reporters.

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    Space Shuttle Safety Improvements

    NASA officials talked about the improvements to the space shuttle that will be further tested during the planned mission of Space Shuttle Discovery in July. The mission, designated…

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