Book Discussion on Flight: My Life in Mission Control

Mr. Kraft answered questions from the audience about his job, including Apollo 13, problems and malfunctions in space, memorable… read more

Mr. Kraft answered questions from the audience about his job, including Apollo 13, problems and malfunctions in space, memorable moments, civilians in space, the space race in the 1960s, and astronaut necessities while in space. He is the author of Flight: My Life in Mission Control, published by Dutton. Mr. Kraft was NASA’s first flight director at the Johnson Space Center in Houston from 1972 to 1982. close

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Book Discussion on Flight: My Life in Mission Control

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Program ID:
164779-1
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Speech
Location:
Kennedy Space Center, Florida, United States
First Aired:
Jul 1, 2001
Last Aired:
Apr 18, 2011

Airing Details

  • Jul 01, 2001 | 8:46am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Aug 11, 2001 | 5:29pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Sep 22, 2001 | 10:30am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Jun 08, 2004 | 12:35am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Jun 08, 2004 | 9:05am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Apr 12, 2005 | 6:20am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Jul 12, 2005 | 11:25pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Jul 13, 2005 | 8:17am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Jul 15, 2005 | 11:25pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Jul 16, 2005 | 8:18am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Jul 17, 2005 | 11:25am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Jul 17, 2005 | 8:18pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Apr 16, 2011 | 11:30am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Apr 17, 2011 | 6:29pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Apr 18, 2011 | 7:30am EDT | C-SPAN 3
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